Intellectual Property

Global innovation in Robotics: R&D and patent analysis

The early history of Robotics can be traced back to Greek mythology with examples including Talos, the giant automaton made of bronze that circled the island of Crete three times daily to protect the Greek goddess Europa, and talking mechanical handmaidens made of gold built by the Greek god Hephaestus. These machines were all created […]

From silver screen goddess to Bluetooth pioneer: The legacy of Hedy Lamarr

This article is part of an ongoing series from Clarivate Analytics celebrating women in STEM with profiles of female inventors, scientists, researchers, and corporate leaders featured in Derwent, Web of Science, BioWorld, and Publons. See more articles in this series, or follow our online campaign using #WomenAtClarivate. We expect that most female inventors come from […]

Discover the power of SSL certificates in our recent webinar

All businesses with an online presence have a responsibility to customers and clients to keep their information safe. There are many ways of doing this, and while each method may differ, all are designed to provide the assurance necessary in today’s tumultuous digital environment. One of the most popular and simple ways of doing this […]

Copyright Rebooted? Blockchain tech poised to disrupt Copyright law

In my March 2018 guest post titled Intro to IP and Blockchain: A Primer, I provided an overview of blockchain technology and its first use case, cryptocurrency. In that post, I also summarized what blockchain means for copyright, patent, and trademark clients and practice. Essentially, blockchains are decentralized, digital ledgers of encrypted transactions that are […]

Female Inventors – Past and Present

This article is part of an ongoing series from Clarivate Analytics celebrating women in STEM with profiles of female inventors, scientists, researchers, and corporate leaders featured in Derwent, Web of Science, BioWorld, and Publons. See more articles in this series, or follow our online campaign using #WomenAtClarivate. There are quite a few female inventors from […]

Litigation Analysis: Patent litigation in the US

This analysis was developed in collaboration by Rohit Gole, Prashanti Rao, Ashish Sankhe, Tanvi Penshanwar, and Yogeeta Mohite, all of Clarivate Analytics.  Understanding the climate in which a business operates is critical to the success of those operations.  That is particularly true of assessing the risks and opportunities presented by the litigation environment of an […]

Five questions you have to answer before you conduct an effective patent search

  Five questions you have to answer before you conduct an effective patent search. Download report If you work in an industry that involves making and selling products, you are going to need to do patent searches.  This shouldn’t surprise you.  Regardless of what technology your company works in, you will want to protect your […]

The importance of a dual-handed approach

The importance of trademark clearance and brand protection grows alongside expansion of trademark filings A recent Special Focus article in the World Trademark Review Yearbook 2017/18 underscored that the rise in trademark applications is making it more difficult for brand owners to register new marks that are “unique, meaningful and do not purportedly pose a […]

From odor detection to genetic diseases: Women inventors changing the world of genetics

This article is part of an ongoing International Women’s Day series from Clarivate Analytics celebrating women in STEM. Throughout March, we will profile the female inventors, scientists, researchers, and corporate leaders featured in Derwent, Web of Science, BioWorld, and Publons. See more articles in this series or follow our online campaign using #WomenAtClarivate. In honor of […]

Artificial Intelligence – driving next generation innovation in Southeast Asia

This analysis was developed in partnership between Dr. Diu Seng See, Solution Consultant (Southeast Asia), Scientific and Academic Research and Ridhma Dhar, Solution Consultant (Southeast Asia), IP Solutions, both of Clarivate Analytics. Southeast Asia is one region that has invested heavily in Artificial Intelligence (AI) and as a result boasts huge growth in its AI […]