IP Professionals are being asked tough questions

How would you answer?

The role of intellectual property (IP) to a company’s overall strategy and business success has never been more important. Increasingly, IP professionals are being asked:

The ability to answer these types of questions can separate winners from losers in today’s fast–paced, innovation driven, and knowledge-based economy. Helping you answer these and other questions with confidence is what Chipworks is all about.

Unrivalled Ability to Match Patents to Products

For over two decades, IP professionals and outside legal counsel have trusted Chipworks’ Patent Intelligence Services to help build effective IP strategies that fully leverage the value of their technology patent portfolio. By combining deep patent and market knowledge with the most sophisticated in-house technical analysis capabilities in the world, we have demonstrated an unrivaled ability to match patents to products and deliver solid evidence of use in high-revenue markets.

We can help you:

  • Identify and fully leverage your best patents
  • Protect your competitive position
  • Prepare for litigation
  • Develop successful IP strategies that support your specific business goals

One of the Largest Databases of Rich Technical and Product Data in the World

Chipworks leverages knowledge gained from reading thousands of patents and documenting over 3,000 claim charts. We proactively “tear down” and analyze over 500 consumer electronics devices a year – more than any other company.

The ability to draw on this extensive body of knowledge – and experience – enables us to help you with different aspects of your patent strategy while achieving hard-to-match efficiencies that often reduce the cost of our IP solutions while saving you time.

Advanced In-House Capabilities Ensure Responsive Solutions Tailored to Your IP Needs

We’ve invested millions of dollars in state-of-the-art equipment and specialized engineering teams to enable the most granular analysis of structures and materials (down to the atomic level), circuit layouts and schematics, commercial software, and embedded code. We have a proven track record for revealing the innovation in systems and software behind mobile handsets, infrastructure and networking, processors, security, and cloud markets.

These facilities mean our experts can quickly and efficiently undertake the most complex analysis across a broad range of manufacturers and products to provide you with the most relevant, quality insights that support your specific needs and IP strategy.

The Patent Intelligence Services Blog

Featured Post

Contributed by John Sullivan

While actively analyzing patents used in litigations in U.S. district courts and the ITC, Chipworks, identified an interesting trend:

75% of the patents analyzed are considered systems patents or patents that combine several separated blocks or tasks to create higher level improvements.

This percentage is not surprising in itself as the majority of litigants are systems companies. For example, in the case in the U.S. Western District of Texas docket number 2:15cv287 Ericsson Inc. v Apple Inc., 42 patents are in play. The majority of these are system patents; however, there are six circuit patents, i.e., patents that claim the implementation of electronic and...

August 24, 2015 | Read Article...

The Latest Posts

Contributed by Goran Grbic

Did Jawbone hit the jackpot suing Fitbit for patent infringement and should others be worried?

As a regular practice, Chipworks follows patent litigations in areas of our expertise and of market interest. We review the technology area in which the lawsuit is filed and then assess the...

June 29, 2015 | Read Article...

Contributed by Ray Angers

It was announced this week that NXP Semiconductor NV (Eindhoven, the Netherlands) and Freescale Semiconductor Ltd (Austin, Texas) plan to merge their operations. The deal, if approved in the second half of 2015, would bump the combined company into the top 10 semiconductor manufacturers.

 What was the...
March 5, 2015 | Read Article...

Contributed by Michael Spence

2014 was another banner year for new US IP with an 8% growth of new patent grants over 2013.  Looking down the list of top 50 companies, we see that over 70% are in high-tech – a pretty strong showing. In this blog, we’ll go deep on a few hot technologies from the “Class of 2014” using Chipworks Patent...

February 18, 2015 | Read Article...

Next Step: Schedule a Consultation for More Information

Chipworks IP solutions are always customized. To find out what combination of services will best meet your needs, schedule a confidential discussion with one of our Patent and Technology Specialists to:

  1. Discuss your specific IP goals, questions and needs
  2. Ensure we match the right services to your needs and provide the right level of customization
  3. Provide a quick price based on what you need to achieve

Schedule a call by emailing info@chipworks.com, call us toll free at 1-888-829-0414, or complete the form and we will contact you within 24 hours.