Forecast®

Helping your clients create smarter budgets and strategies

Intellectual Property (IP) costs are complex and constantly changing. Managing and forecasting IP spend for clients and giving strategic advice on maximising portfolio value requires accurate and up-to-date IP cost data.

Forecast is an advanced, secure and easy-to-use app on The IP Platform, that allows you to more accurately track and predict the costs of prosecutions, filings, renewals and fees across your clients’ entire patent, trademark and design portfolio.

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IMPROVED CLIENT DECISION-MAKING

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Comprehensive portfolio filing and maintenance forecast tools help you support your clients with strategic decision-making.

ACCURATE FORECASTING

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Our worldwide network of  IP attorneys monitor, collect and validate IP costs ensure you and your clients make accurate and informed filing and portfolio management decisions.

INTEGRATABLE

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Quick and easy integration with any IP Management Solution helps increase data accuracy and eliminates the need for multiple data inputs. Forecast is available on The IP Platform allowing seamless navigation between CPA Global applications.

REAL VALUE FROM REAL-TIME DATA

Our worldwide network of over 1,200 attorneys monitor, collect and validate the IP costs in Forecast. This means you can draw from the most up-to-date and accurate data for your clients’ budget forecasts. Forecast helps you:

  • Accurately and quickly predict your clients’ IP costs across all jurisdictions with automated report generation
  • Intelligently control IP expenditure, avoid exceeding budgets and identify opportunities to save money via alternate filing strategies
  • Enhance decision making and scenario modelling with accurate up-to-date information to compare multiple filing and maintenance strategies
  • Save time collecting and validating PTO charges and average global rates for clients through direct access to live market rates
  • Forecast using global average rates or override to add custom cost data
  • Increase data accuracy and ease of use by integrating with your IP Management Solution

Supports all IP types

 

Forecast supports Patents, Trademarks and registered Designs in a single forecasting solution that covers all aspects of your client’s IP portfolio.

Highly configurable

 

Support for all your clients’ patents, registered designs and trademarks by providing a single budget forecasting solution that covers all aspects of IP.

Powerful customisation

options

 

Featuring more than 50 standard reporting options, Forecast delivers annual, quarterly or monthly reports, renewal reports, advanced scenario building, single family reports, summary overview, PCT national filing/ quotation, custom reports and more.

The IP Platform

A connected new world for idea lifecycle management. Single sign-on to The IP Platform allows you to seamlessly navigate between CPA Global applications.

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