MaxVal announces support for USPTO’s authentication changes

MaxVal announces that all of our software products and services now support the USPTO’s upcoming Private PAIR changes. The USPTO recently announced that as of February 15, 2019, EFS-Web and Private PAIR users will have a safer and simpler way to login.  They are moving from using PKI certificates to a new two-factor authentication method, which will use USPTO.gov accounts. Logging in with a USPTO.gov account will help users eliminate shared credentials; modernize security processes; save time by granting access to multiple USPTO systems with one consolidated sign-in process; ensure USPTO compliance with the latest Federal Information Security Management Act

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MaxVal Releases Next Generation Patent Prosecution and Business Decision Tool, symphony® AI

MaxVal announces symphony® AI, the most advanced patent prosecution tool available on the market. It leverages the Salesforce Lightning architecture to integrate public and private data into a unique solution that provides decision guidance, predictions, and unprecedented insight into clients’ portfolios. symphony® AI’s intelligent analytics module recommends prosecution and portfolio management strategies. It also provides a robust set of dashboards, cost projection tools, and self-service analytics to simplify the portfolio review process and deliver actionable business intelligence across an entire portfolio. symphony® AI is available as part of MaxVal’s symphony® cloud-based platform or as a stand-alone module compatible with any IP

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MaxVal Releases Max-IDS™ 4.0.2

MaxVal announces the latest upgrade to its information disclosure statement software, Max-IDS™, version 4.0.2. This new version includes multiple enhancements and new features, including: Enhanced, high-speed import process for citations and non-patent literature, which eliminates manual effort and thereby reduces data entry errors. New reference aging system helps avoid  Patent Term Adjustment (PTA) delays and supplemental IDS fees. Expanded authentication and integration capabilities simplify deployment, eliminate password complexity for users and enhances connectivity with docketing systems. Updated user-friendly dashboards, reports and alerts ensure users have quick, easy access to critical data needed to ensure timely filing of IDSs. “As a leader

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MaxVal Announces symphony® 1.5 – The Latest Version of Its Intellectual Property Management System

MaxVal announces the latest upgrade to its advanced, cloud-based IP management platform, symphony®. Since its launch in 2016, symphony® has revolutionized IP management through its innovative use of Salesforce.com’s Lightning platform, delivering the industry’s most advanced workflow and automation capabilities; all in a highly configurable, intuitive system, designed for the modern IP department. “MaxVal’s symphony® platform delivers a host of innovative and compelling operational capabilities to a yearning IP Management market,” said Eyal Iffergan, President of Hyperion Research, the industry’s leading analyst-based market research firm covering the IPM market. “Symphony harnesses the expansive Salesforce feature toolkit to achieve a robust end-to-end

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MaxVal is Exhibiting at the AIPLA Spring Meeting, Seattle, WA (May 15-17, 2018)

MaxVal will be exhibiting at the AIPLA 2018 Spring Meeting at Booth #1 , on May 15-17, 2018 (The Westin Seattle in Seattle, WA). The AIPLA (American Intellectual Property Law Association) meeting usually draws a varied group of over 600 IP professionals for its Spring meeting,  to discuss and exchange views on best practices and issues in IP management, as well as to keep up with latest developments and trends in the IP domain. The Association also hosts different networking events for the attendees to build professional and business connections. In this event, MaxVal will be exhibiting its latest applications and

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Want your patent renewals to be cost-effective? Consider these tips

IP strategists suggest that having a right strategy in place right from the outset of invention disclosure will help companies cut down their overall patent maintenance costs. With a little planning and preparation, you can learn how to manage your costs and achieve significant savings. Established companies, regardless of their assets or market values, look for every possible way to reduce direct and indirect costs. Patent renewal is one area where innovative companies hunt for opportunities to reduce the maintenance costs as much as possible. Anyone familiar with patent renewals would know how painful a process it can be and

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