The “Go To” Experts in Patent Research.

Experience + Technology + Persistence = Dead-On Prior Art.


Our expert patent searchers use time-tested and proven techniques such as Natural Language, Boolean, Heuristics, and Patent Clustering that target only the most relevant prior art.  

Patent searchers in all technical areas.

We are former USPTO Examiners, Patent Attorneys, and Technical Advisors that bring several years of experience dedicated to patent research.
Mechanical              Electrical & Computer        Medical & Life Sciences    
Biotechnology        Nanotechnology                  Chemical

State-of-the-Art Research Tools.

Our professional searchers all versed in the latest patent research tools to find you the most relevant pieces of prior art.
             Delphion     Dialog     LexisNexis     Elsiver      ACM Digital     Knovel
Google          IEEE          ASME            SAE           PubMed           NTIS
USPTO         Espace      Scitopia       SciDirect   JPO                   WIPO
  

Patentability Search

  • US & Foreign Jurisdictions
  • Non-Patent Literature
  • Free-Form Keyword
  • US/IPC Classification
  • 2-3 Day Turnaround
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Validity | Invalidity Search

  • US, Foreign  &  NPL
  • Free-Form Keyword
  • US/IPC Classification
  • Forward & Reverse Mapping
  • 2-3 Day Turnaround
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Clearance | FTO Search

  • US, EP, WIPO & More
  • Free-Form Keyword
  • US/IPC Classification
  • Forward & Reverse Mapping
  • 3-4 Day Turnaround
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Accel. Examination (AES)

  • Support Document (ESD)
  • References & Claim Mapping
  • 3-5 Day Turnaround
  • Includes Claim Updates
  • Examiner Response Updates
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Landscape | Collection Search

  • US, Foreign, NPL Databases
  • Free-Form Keyword
  • US & IPC Classifications
  • Assignment Search
  • 3-5 Day Turnaround
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Licensee & Infringer Find

  • Evidence of Use Search
  • Patent to Product Mapping
  • Lit & Licensee Claim Charts
  • Offensive & Defensive Patents
  • 3-4 Day Turnaround
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Inventor or Start-Up?

Invention Evaluation
Patentability/Novelty Search
Identifying "White Space"
Product Clearance Search
Patent Application Drafting
Patent Application Drawings

Law Firm or IP Attorney?

Exhaustive Patent Validity Studies
Patent Clearance/FTO Research
Accelerated Examinations
Litigation Support
Due-Diligence Support
Client Market Sector Monitor

Corporation?

Invention Evaluation
"White Space" Analysis
Patent Landscaping
Patentability/Novelty Search
Identifying Potential Licensees
Portfolio Management
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First Time Client?

If you a first time client we want you to to try out our services and see for yourself the unparalleled results we offer.  For a limited time we offer a 25% discount off of any of our popular searches.  Please mention this to our representative when placing an order.

Want Only the Best Prior Art?

No data dumping. Our expert searchers use time tested methods for locating only the most relevant references with complex Boolean, Heuristics, and Semantic searching. Our forward/reverse search method further tops it off by not leaving any stone unturned.

Easy-to-Read Patent Search Reports.

Our PDF deliverable search reports clearly list the references uncovered, sequenced in order of priority, and relevant segments from the refs. No hassling through an endless document.

Need Results by End of Today or Tomorrow?

We are passionate about what we do and work 24/7, Saturdays & Sundays. Our optional EXPEDITED service puts the search report in your hands the same or next day.

 

Our 7-Layer Search:

To fully understand and appreciate the vastness of prior art, we break it down to 7-layers, with the patent layer being just one fraction of the complete prior art picture.

 

About Us & Our Team:

Founded by a Patent Attorney with several years of prior art research experience. We are a 100% USA based patent search team of patent attorneys and former USPTO examiners.

All Technical Areas

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    :: Mechanical Arts
    :: Electrical & Computer Arts
    :: Business Method Arts
    :: Medical Arts
    :: Life Science Arts
    :: Biotechnology Arts
    :: Chemical Arts
    :: Nanotechnology Arts

Our Research Sources:

 
  • Delphion
  • Dialog
  • Derwent
  • ACM Digital
  • Science Direct
  • LexisNexis
  • Knovel
  • IEEE
  • Inspec
  • JPO Abstracts
  • French Apps
  • German Apps
  • Chinese Abstracts
  • Chem Abstracts
  • Paperchem
  • SPE