PCT designs added to PatBase

3rd March 2017

More than 45,000 PCT designs have recently been added to PatBase to enhance our design patents coverage. Links to the WIPO Global Design database have been included to enable users to check on the current status, designating contracting states and… Read More >

New Minesoft Whitepaper on Patent Landscape Analysis

24th February 2017

  Patent Landscape reports give a snapshot or overview of the patents in a specific subject area or covering a type of technology. They can be used to visualise and discover existing whitespace in relevant areas, gain actionable competitive intelligence… Read More >

Minesoft Workshop at PIUG Biotech Conference

22nd February 2017

  Don’t miss the Minesoft Workshop at PIUG Biotech 2017! Explore the latest enhancements to familiar Minesoft products and discover new additions to the Minesoft product range. Utilizing biotech related examples including genetic targets and antibodies, Minesoft’s Rob Poolman will… Read More >

The Challenges of Patent Knowledge Management

27th January 2017

  In an article recently published on LinkedIn, Minesoft’s Olivier Huc outlines the challenges of patent knowledge management. Patent data provides a complete, up-to-date and accessible source of information but creating, sharing and managing this knowledge wastes both time and… Read More >

Chemical Innovation in Patents: A Winning Formula for Discovery

23rd December 2016

  Minesoft’s Rob Poolman has had his article ‘Chemical innovation in patents: A winning formula for discovery’ published in the September/October issue of The Patent Lawyer. Rob Poolman discusses the difficulties researchers face when extracting chemical information from global patent… Read More >

A Milestone for the Unitary Patent – Benoît Battistelli

8th December 2016

  In a recent blog, Benoît Battistelli, the President of the European Patent Office (EPO), discussed the United Kingdom’s recent announcement that the government intends to ratify the Unified Patent Court (UPC) agreement. Battistelli describes this news as a ‘key… Read More >

Minesoft attends and presents at ICIC 2016

2nd December 2016

Minesoft’s Jochen Lennhof recently attended ICIC 2016 at the Heidelberg Congress House. It was a great opportunity to discuss subjects of interest to information professionals in a scientific or technical environment. In between enjoying the welcome reception and conference dinner,… Read More >