Valuation Tools for Assessing IP-Related Risks
Mon, 5/11/2015 - 2:00PM — ROY D’SOUZA

Every intellectual property (IP) valuation is unique and requires different methods to form a proper analysis that accounts for the risks involved in a particular scenario. Specific tools and techniques are employed when assessing and accounting for...

Take 5 On Patents: March Report
Thu, 4/30/2015 - 2:05PM — STRATEGIC ANALYTICS

Today, Ocean Tomo released our new Take 5: On Patents report. This report provides an overview of the highest patent issuance activity within the United States Patent & Trademark Office (USPTO) during the month of March. A few notable names from this...

Data processing – generic control systems or specific applications
Mon, 3/30/2015 - 2:00PM — DAN VANDERVELDE

Today marks the second post in a series of reflections on technology areas. Should you wish to see any other patent class in addition to the ones I’ve chosen, just contact me – I am happy to share what I can. This week I will focus on USPC 700: ...

IPXI Ceases Operations
Tue, 3/24/2015 - 2:30PM — JAMES MALACKOWSKI

IPXI announced yesterday that it was ceasing operations. As the original inspiration for the platform, Ocean Tomo is of course disappointed to see this current effort come to an end.

The activities of IPXI were broadly recognized as positively contributing...

Computer Graphics Processing Patenting Activity and Technology Obsolescence
Mon, 3/9/2015 - 2:00PM — DAN VANDERVELDE

Today I begin a weekly series on patent activity and reflections on technology areas. Each week I will select another class for discussion; in the interim should you wish to see any other patent class, just contact me – I am happy to share what I...