Why are patents important for R&D?
Published: 10 March 2021
Many R&D professionals overlook the importance of doing patent research before starting projects, exposing them to threats from disruptive innovators, competitors and wasted time, money and effort. In the first of a new series of Strategic IP Webinars, Patent Expert Mie Rasmussen shines a light on this transformative research strategy that ensures you are ahead of the curve and armed with know-how.
Mie answers some key questions, such as:
- What is a patent?
- Why are patents important to R&D?
- How is a patent structured? and
- How to search for patents in PatBase Express?