Patents

Innovators to watch: Who is heading for the Derwent Top 100 Global Innovators list?

The Derwent Top 100 Global Innovators™ is a program produced annually by the Derwent™ team at Clarivate™ to identify and celebrate companies and research institutions at the very top of the global innovation ecosystem. Using the same methodology every year, we measure the patented ideas of over 14,000 entities for their levels of investment, impact […]

Asia drives critical innovation for the region and the world

Innovation is more important than ever in today’s fast-changing world, and Asia’s place in the global innovation ecosystem has never been more critical. A new report  from Clarivate explores Asia’s IP landscape across domains, trademarks and patents. Intellectual property (IP) research and protection play an essential role in accelerating the pace of innovation. IP allows […]

Chasing change: Innovation and patent activity during COVID-19

In just a few short months, COVID-19 swept through the world. To understand the impact of the pandemic on the world’s innovators and measure sentiment, our Derwent™ team asked organizations from a cross-section of industries worldwide about how the pandemic has affected their innovation strategies and the critical role of the IP professional. Read the […]

World Oceans Day: Encouraging sustainability

Sofia Nogués, Senior External Communications Manager at Clarivate, urges everyone to take action on sustainability to help safeguard our oceans Sofia Nogués is based in the Clarivate Barcelona office. In December 2019, she completed a 10-day voyage from Aruba to Panama as part of eXXpedition Round the World – an all-women voyage with a mission […]

Now is the time to accelerate innovation

COVID-19 has impacted almost every business in every country around the world with entire industries having to pause, and millions of employees furloughed or laid off. However, smart businesses all around the world have realized that innovation, and the protection of that innovation, is even more important now than it ever has been. This increase […]

From the plastics present to a sustainable future

In response to growing consumer, governmental and corporate awareness of the need to radically change our approach to plastic usage and disposal, bioplastic has emerged as a potential solution for a more sustainable future. New patent research from Clarivate reveals an immature innovation landscape for bioplastics that is ripe for change. Read the new report. […]

New Clarivate Analytics Report Reveals Emergence of Market Disrupters is Fragmenting Global Patent Landscape, Diluting Leading Innovators’ Invention Market Share

Innovation becoming more knowledge-intense and collaborative while the average number of inventors per patent record[1] rises according to latest Derwent Top 100 Global Innovators report   London, UK, and Philadelphia, US, February 19, 2020 — The global innovation environment is rapidly fragmenting as large organizations[2] share of global inventions drops to 18% in the face of […]

At the top of innovation ecosystem – more intense, more complex, faster

Ed White, head of analytics for the IP Group of Clarivate Analytics shares key findings from the Derwent Top 100 Global Innovators™ 2020 report. This annual initiative by the Derwent team at Clarivate Analytics measures and ranks facets of patent activity to produce a shortlist of innovating corporations and research institutions that sit at the […]

Looking back: Intellectual property highlights from 2019

As we look forward to a new year, my colleagues and I at Clarivate Analytics wanted to share our selection of the most significant intellectual property related events from 2019 involving patents, trademarks, copyrights and domain names. In no particular order, here are our top ten IP highlights from 2019: The United States Supreme Court […]