Search Techniques
in Public Patent Databases

Basic knowledge is essential when conducting patent searches in public databases.

You will learn,

  • Which patent databases are available and how they differ
  • How to search in the databases. We explain all search functions and practice with both simple and complex search queries.
  • How to read information about legal status (patent pending, granted in which countries etc).

Patent knowledge
and Use of Patent Information

We provide practical knowledge about dealing with patents within an organization and provide particular insight into:

  • How do others exploit patent information of third parties?
  • What to consider as a trade fair exhibitor with respect to confidentiality and disclosure?
  • Which precautions have to be taken for a customer or supplier meeting with respect to confidentiality?
  • How to identify potential patent infringement and what actions have to be taken to provide evidence?

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