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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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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