Patent Research and Analytics


We push our self to provide services that are devised to assist you in best quality and in-depth legal analytics. Our rota of Patent Research Support Service subsumes all types of prior art searching, patent litigation support services, patent prosecution support and patent analytics. Our extensive and best quality services give our clients lead in the market by increasing their capabilities and implementing right strategy to gain an edge.

Prior Art Searching

Novelty Searches

A novelty/ patentability search carried out to meet the essential requirements to obtain a patent i.e., a new (novel) idea, usefulness, and non-obviousness. The search is conducted for a worldwide jurisdiction within the technical field of various patent and non-patent literature documents.

Invalidity/ Validity Searches

The purpose of this search is to invalidate one or more claims of a patent. It is an exhaustive prior art search for the documents available on the date of filing. Validity search is conducted to calculate the strength and validity of a patent at the time of merger, acquisition, or licensing.

Patent Landscapes

Patent landscape provide a snapshot of a specific technology, within a given country or globally. The results help in developing new products or ideas for the betterment of existing products. Landscape provides chronological developments of a technology domain, gaps or whitespaces.

Freedom to Operate Studies (FTO)

FTO is conducted to support the clearance of a product in the market without infringing the intellectual property rights of others. Our team performs a thorough search for the potential barriers before launching the product in the market.

Patent Infringement Searches

Infringement search is conducted to determine whether your product infringes the patent claims of others.Infringement search mainly conducted very early in the product cycle.

State Of The Art Searches

State of the art search provides information about the current progress in a technical field. The study provides solution to the technical problem and to identify new technical trends.

Structure Searching

Structure searches performed for the chemical compounds and entities disclosed in the patents which cannot be captured by the keywords. This search carried out in a specialized database STN (REGISTRY, MARPAT).

Watch Services

Patent Watch for Technology

For the latest developments in the technology of interest SciSigma provides service to keep a watch on latest patent filings. The study is conducted to identify various business opportunities.

Patent Watch for Legal

Legal status patent watch gives an idea to keep a check on legal statuses of their competitors patents and to develop their R&D and patenting strategy. This service also provides information on inactive patents within a technology.

Competitor Patent Watch & Company Portfolio Analysis

This service monitor and track the patenting activity of the client's competitor, to develop the focus of their R&D strategy. This service includes company portfolio analysis to know their own strengths or to track the portfolio of their competitor.

Market Watch

SciSigma provides cost-effective and efficient market watch services to know the current trends in a technology domain of interest. Many segments covered under market watches such as potential threats for a technology, SWOT analysis, potential licensees.