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 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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MaxVal Sponsors 9th Global IP Exchange 2018, Berlin, Germany

We are pleased to announce that MaxVal is sponsoring the 9th Global IP Exchange 2018 to be held in Berlin, Germany (March 12-14, 2018). Global IP Exchange will bring together the leading Heads of IP, Patent, Trademark and Brand Protection to discuss the new ideas and helps to strengthen the global IP strategy. MaxVal, a fast-growing IP management company, helps companies and law firms across the globe manage their intellectual assets efficiently and effectively. MaxVal’s Symphony®, a data-driven IP management solution that integrates all aspects of IP management into a single platform which handles invention management, docketing, portfolio management, annuity payments, and

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MaxVal Exhibits at 40th Global IP Confex, SFO – Feb 28, 2018

MaxVal is participating in the 40th Global IP Confex – 2018, an event where IP professionals meet services providers to discuss technologies and strategies to address their IP related challenges. The conference will be held at Executive Conference Center, Marriott Marquis Hotel (San Francisco, CA) on Feb 28, 2018. Global IP ConfEx brings together the In-house Counsel, Law Firm Partners, Law Tech Professionals, Tech Vendors and Selected Service Providers around the world to share their views and solutions to resolve some of the operational challenges in Litigation, Technology, Software, E-discovery, Risk, Security and Compliance. As an exhibitor, MaxVal will demonstrate

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Increasing Patent Allowance Rate Using an Optimized Invention Management Solution

Huge sums of time and money are invested to support ongoing research and development efforts globally, particularly in the most innovative industries like pharma, healthcare and biotechnology. The global R&D spending [1] is at a record high of US$1.7 trillion of which 80% of total spending is only from the Top 10 countries. While these statistics may suggest increased intensity of companies in R&D spending, we should also understand that these efforts will only yield returns when they are awarded enforceable ownership through exclusive patent rights. Intellectual property rights, especially patents, help companies protect their business interests by allowing them to

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6 Signs That Your Invention Management Solution Is Strained

Is my invention management solution rational? As an IP Counsel, you already know from experience how crucial the invention disclosure is, as is having a scalable and future-ready Invention Management Solution (IMS) in place, because the destiny of a patent starts right from its conception. You probably have a system in place, whether internally developed or a third-party application, to manage your invention disclosure cycle. Gone are those days when the complete disclosure process was managed through emails, spreadsheets, Kanban boards and other methods. There are many good web-based applications out there that enable management of  your entire disclosure process;

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5 Ways Symphony Can Help Your Company Attract and Maintain Top-Tier Inventors

“An enterprise that is constantly exploring new horizons is likely to have a competitive advantage in attracting and retaining talent.”  Gary P. Hamel Management Expert Founder of Strategos The world is trending toward automation, and intellectual property (IP) management is no exception. Symphony is designed to streamline IP lifecycle management processes to reduce costs, improve efficiency, and eliminate administrative errors. If your company has an extensive IP portfolio, Symphony not only will reduce your overhead and simplify portfolio management, but it will also help attract top-tier inventors who understand the value of working with an organized, reliable enterprise. Let’s explore

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MaxVal Sponsors and Exhibits at IP Counsel Cafe – May 10-12, 2017

MaxVal is sponsoring the upcoming IP Counsel Café, one of the largest annual gathering of IP Counsel and professionals, May 10-12, 2017 in Palo Alto, CA. MaxVal will showcase its suite of IP lifecycle management solutions to the IP Counsel and IP Portfolio managers. As an exhibiting sponsor, MaxVal will demonstrate their end-to-end Intellectual Asset Management solution, Symphony and participate in various networking opportunities throughout the event. From invention capture, docketing to annuity management, Symphony brings all facets of IP management onto one stage. “We are excited that since its launch, Symphony has been trusted by more than 20 SMBs and Fortune

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