Utilising patent citations for patent analysis and competitive intelligence


Published: 19 March 2021

Patent citations as a resource are often overlooked but they can help identify higher value patents, analyse a technology area from a new angle and discover disruptive innovators and influential players.

In this new report on patent citations, our analyst explores some powerful commercial use cases for patent citations, ranging from finding additional prior art, licensing and commercialisation opportunity analysis, infringement analysis as well as general competitive intelligence.