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Do Competitor Patent Watches Make Sense?

Hi Martin - quick Q. What’s your view on companies researching patents of competitors and/or industry in general? Do companies generally avoid it, or prefer doing it? I know of big companies who used to do it, but they have a strong lit team. What about smaller companies with a specific focus?

I have one client who does regular competitor patent surveys it but they never look at the results. What they do is to dump the search results into Dropbox and then they use the text search if they ar ... [read more]