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Essential Patent Search Techniques - On-Demand Recording

  • 01 Jan 2022
  • 31 Dec 2022
  • Webinar
  • 69



Learn essential information and techniques to effectively search for patent information.

  • Understanding database coverage, content and structure.
  • Evaluating a bottom-up versus a top-down approach to control precision versus recall.
  • Mining data using analysis and semantic techniques to identify relevant search terminology.
  • Comparing search types including bibliographic, keyword, classification, full-text and indexed content.
  • Building comprehensive search statements using search operators and command language techniques including nesting, truncation, wildcards and stemming.
  • Contrasting search features across free and commercial resources.
  • Considering necessary steps for different search types: Patentability, Freedom to Operate and Validity.

Viewing a search case study applying these techniques

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