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 to Sponsor and Exhibit at IPBC Global, San Francisco (June 10-12, 2018)

MaxVal is sponsoring the 11th annual event of IP Business Congress Global (IPBC), to be held from June 10-12, 2018 at Palace Hotel, San Francisco. IPBC is an established gathering for the World’s IP Business leaders ensuring extensive formal and informal networking opportunities. Its unrivaled coverage and in-depth analysis of key sectors provide executives critical business intelligence to maximize the IP value. As an exhibiting sponsor, MaxVal will demonstrate its end-to-end IP Management platform, Symphony, known for its robustness, reliability, and automation in handling the complete IP lifecycle. “I’m proud to be a part of the company that has created Symphony

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MaxVal Exhibits at INTA 140th Annual Meeting, Seattle, WA (May 19-23, 2018)

MaxVal is exhibiting at INTA 140th Annual meeting at Booth #418, to be held from May 19-23 at Washington State Convention Center, Seattle, WA. INTA’s (International Trademark Association) Annual Meeting is recognized as one of the premier events for the trademark industry which is expected to attract more than 10,000 attendees from around the world. Brand owners, in-house counsel, law firms, government officials, and other IP experts will gather in this 140th annual meeting to discuss and examine the key industry issues, challenges, and opportunities in the ever-growing IP landscape. MaxVal, a preferred IP management partner for law firms and

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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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MaxVal to Sponsor and Exhibit at IP Counsel Cafe – April 25-27, 2018

MaxVal, an IP lifecycle management company, announced that it will be sponsoring IP Counsel Cafe (Annual Silicon Valley Conference) for the second year in a row, to be held from April 25-27, 2018 in Palo Alto, CA. IP Counsel Café 2018 is one of the largest gatherings of IP leaders where IP professionals can learn more about protecting their IP assets globally. In order to create and protect IP on a global scale without penalty, at home as well as abroad. “Last year, we demonstrated our flagship product Symphony® (end-to-end Intellectual Property Management platform), and we are excited to be

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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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