5 Ways To Enhance Patent Strategy With Data Analytics

Law360 (May 8, 2019, 2:13 PM EDT) -- Not long ago, the primary manner in which patent practitioners would obtain information about a particular examiner’s working style was to actually interview or otherwise work with the examiner, hear reports of colleagues’ experiences with the examiner, or both. Since that not-too-distant past, there has been a bloom of data analytics tools for patent practice. Some new features of these tools have profoundly enhanced patent practice.

Here are five examples of how applicants and their attorneys can improve day-to-day patent strategy using the latest data analytics tools.

1. Identifying Types of Inventions on Which to File Applications Aggressively or Passively...

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