The Winning IP Strategy Blog


What is the role of a patent analyst?

Patents are an increasingly vital part of the global economy. Each year more and more companies file global patents on inventions that in turn generate billions of dollars in revenues. In order to stay competitive, firms that depend on a strong intellectual property portfolio need to maximize the value of their own patents while avoiding potentially costly litigation. This is where having a highly skilled patent analyst on your side can prove invaluable.
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How does social media enable online infringement?

Since the early days of the Internet, online infringement of intellectual property (IP) has been a major problem for organizations around the world. Online file-sharing services have infamously facilitated the theft of billions of dollars from the entertainment industry via piracy. But even seemingly innocuous social media platforms like Instagram now play a significant role in marketing fakes and knockoffs on a worldwide basis. Continue reading →