Validity / Invalidity Search

Patent validity / invalidity searches need to be very extensive since these searches have unlimited potential. If a company has an inclination to invalidate a competitor's patent, it has the choice to continue probing till it discovers data that can help in its mission. Due to the huge number of patents, patent applications, and related non-patent publications available worldwide, it is essential to "cover all the possible bases.”.  Therefore, it is of utmost importance to conduct as thorough and detailed a search as is possible.

Our diversity in technology specific personnel and the high degree of understanding for the need of a patent's validity helps us in searching patent and non-patent literature with utmost accuracy. Through our precise analysis of the uncovered references we prepare an informative report that helps you to judge the scope of the claims to be invalidated.

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We offer the following Validity Searches:

Invalidity Search:
Explore the data which could invalidate the invention of an existing patent

Pre-Application Search:
Conduct patentability searches to ensure that a proposed invention meets the criteria of novelty, usefulness, and non-obviousness that meets the guidelines of US Patent Laws

Material Search for Opposition Material:
Investigate data to determine novelty or inventive step for use in opposition or reference of prior art

Search for Material for Request of Accelerated Examination:
Perform necessary searches that are a pre-requisite for the application of an Accelerated Examination

Pre-Request for Examination Search:
Conduct a prior art search to evaluate the need of revising and modifying patent claims


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Specialized reports provided for over 30 types of prior art services
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