Focus on search & results

Patentability: Planning a search like an examiner

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How thorough must your search be? A US examiner search covers the invention as described and claimed, including the inventive concepts toward which the claims appear to be directed (MPEP § 904). During this live interactive session you will learn how to your plan your search like an examiner.

Tuesday, 11 September 2018
2pm  New York| 11am Los Angeles
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Searching on Derwent Innovation: Beyond the basics

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How familiar are you with Derwent Innovation and patent searching? Whether you are a new user or only use the tool occasionally, you will benefit from learning how to quickly find patent data using search tools on Derwent Innovation.  Join this session to learn how to:

  • Use Boolean and proximity operators to either narrow or broaden your search
  • Analyze and refine your search using patent classification systems
  • Use essential functionalities like Results Dashboard, Display and sort options, and Result Set sorting.
  • Find an assignee’s patent portfolio using the Corporate Tree tool
Thursday, 16 August 2018
10am London| 11am Paris| 2:30pm Mumbai
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Wednesday, 12 September 2018
3pm New York| 12pm Los Angeles
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Thursday, 13 September 2018
11am London| 12pm Paris| 3:30pm Mumbai
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Thursday, 12 July 2018
9am New York| 2pm London| 3pm Berlin
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Discovering oppositions, validations & more with advanced INPADOC searching

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Searching the INPADOC legal status codes may seem daunting due to the vast number of codes differing from country to country.  Join this session to know how to:

  • Search the INPADOC legal status on Derwent Innovation
  • Find oppositions, validations, Transfer of rights and more.
Tuesday, 21 August 2018
10am London| 11am Paris| 2:30pm Mumbai
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Tuesday, 18 September 2018
10am London| 11am Paris| 2:30pm Mumbai
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Ensure Freedom to Operate

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Learn how to produce comprehensive results that clearly identify active patents. Derwent Innovation makes it easy to evaluate pending applications for potential risks and receive notifications as those applications progress through the patent lifecycle.

 

Monday, 20 August 2018
4pm New York| 1pm Los Angeles
Tuesday, 21 August 2018
8am Auckland
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Thursday, 23 August 2018
10am Beijing|12pm Sydney|2pm Auckland
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Quick tips for fast and effective patent searches for R&D professionals

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Join us as we explore tips and tricks on patent searching for an R&D professional. Attendees will learn how to retrieve relevant patent information with some simple tips that can be applied to any industry. Attendees will also learn how to automate effective searches and have new results emailed to them as they become public.

 

Tuesday, 14 August 2018
2pm New York| 11am Los Angeles
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Advanced Masterclass Volume 2: Utilizing Patent Classifications for more comprehensive and accurate searching

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Patent classifications are powerful tools in performing comprehensive and efficient searches. Patent documents may be classified by one or more of the nine patent classification systems featured on Derwent Innovation.  Combining keyword searching with classification code searching will make your search strategy more robust and precise. After this hands-on session you’ll be able to:

  • Understand the differences between the various patent classification systems available on Derwent Innovation
  • Identify the most applicable classification system
  • Find relevant results faster by using the classification code search tool and other essential functionalities like Full Record View and Results Dashboard.

 

Wednesday, 12 September 2018
4pm New York| 1pm Los Angeles
Thursday, 13 September 2018
8am Auckland
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How to think like a professional patent searcher

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You may never need to perform dozens of patentability and freedom to operate searches yearly, but after this session, you’ll have key insights learned from the experience of a former professional searcher that will enable you to find relevant references quickly and efficiently.

 

Tuesday, 11 September 2018
2pm New York|11am Los Angeles
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