Patent Portfolio Development and Management | Practical Law

Patent Portfolio Development and Management | Practical Law

A Practice Note addressing key issues patent counsel should consider when developing and managing a company's patent portfolio. Important considerations include understanding the company's business and technology strategy, developing a complementary patent strategy, harvesting inventions and promptly filing patent applications where appropriate, involving key stakeholders, addressing any global aspects of the company's business and patent portfolio, handling confidential information, measuring the effectiveness of the patent strategy, and establishing a company patent policy aligned with the patent strategy.

Patent Portfolio Development and Management

Practical Law Practice Note 2-538-5925 (Approx. 18 pages)

Patent Portfolio Development and Management

by Practical Law Intellectual Property & Technology
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A Practice Note addressing key issues patent counsel should consider when developing and managing a company's patent portfolio. Important considerations include understanding the company's business and technology strategy, developing a complementary patent strategy, harvesting inventions and promptly filing patent applications where appropriate, involving key stakeholders, addressing any global aspects of the company's business and patent portfolio, handling confidential information, measuring the effectiveness of the patent strategy, and establishing a company patent policy aligned with the patent strategy.