Get in-depth analysis based on survey results from 17 major companies and research universities
This one-of-a-kind resource provides a rich set of benchmarks and data to compare against your own practices and experience regarding the payment and management of filing and annuity fees in your patent portfolio. Plus it’s jam-packed with dozens of easy to scan charts and figures displaying critical data you can’t find in any other publication.
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Patent Filing & Annuity Fee Management Benchmarks includes 67-pages of in-depth commentary and analysis based on extensive surveying of 17 companies and research universities. You’ll also find scores of data points in over 100 tables, answering questions such as:
- How much are patent holders paying in filing and annuity fees?
- What percentage of their patents do they abandon?
- If they stop paying annuity fees when do they generally do so?
- How do they make these decisions?
- What kind of software, web-based applications or consultancies do they use?
- How do they organize the logistics of filing and annuity fee payments?
- How much manpower do they expend in keeping up with filing and annuity fees?
- What percentage of their patents are provisional?
- What percentage of filing and annuity fee payments are made in a grace period?
You’ll receive answers to these questions and much, much more – detailed in over 100 data tables!
In addition, to help you make an apples-to-apples comparisons, the data is presented separately for large corporations (more than $1 billion in annual revenues), smaller companies (less than $1 billion) and for higher education institutions. Data is also broken out by the patent portfolio size, the number of patents awarded annually, and medical or non-medical patents.
See how your organization compares and identify key areas for improvement!
Patent Filing & Annuity Fee Management Benchmarks provides you with all-new benchmarking data to compare against your own practices regarding the payment and management of filing and annuity fees. No other resource provides such an in-depth look into key data so you can compare your numbers and see how you stack up against other organizations – and use the data to point you to areas for improvement.
Benchmarking Data You Can Trust
You can rely on the accuracy of the detailed data, commentary, and analysis provided in this informative report. It was compiled and written by James Moses, President of Primary Research Group. Mr. Moses is the author of hundreds of industry studies and benchmarking reports and is a former economist for the U.S. International Trade Commission. Primary Research Group publishes research reports, surveys and benchmarking studies for businesses, colleges, libraries, law firms, hospitals, museums and other institutions.
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Patent Filing & Annuity Fee Management Benchmarks is available to purchase for the low price of just $225, and is available in print or PDF. You can also make this invaluable resource available to your entire staff with an economically priced site-license purchase – just $379!