Patent, Design & Trademark search services
Professionally delivered, flexible plans & competitive prices
We’ve been in the Intellectual Property (IP) industry longer than most. Starting out as a UK patent search company, we’ve grown to become international with offices in the UK and North America. For over 17 years, our patent research teams have provided the knowledge and expertize for Patentability, Freedom To Operate (FTO), Patent Busting, State of the Art, Patent Landscape and Mapping searches. Need help in deciding which search you need? Check out our article on selecting the correct patent search!
We know that quality and experience are essential to providing a reputable search service. Patent Seekers is an affiliate member of the Chartered Institute of Patent Attorneys among other IP industry affiliate bodies.
Our flexible service can be customised to the way you work, your exact research outcomes and your budgetary requirements. Clients include patent, design and trademark attorneys, corporate IP departments, entrepreneurs and inventors. Each use our services in different ways to maximise savings on time and money without compromising on quality.
International coverage using the latest global patent data
For those interested in a worldwide patent search we use patent databases covering all major territories. These include United States (US), WO (PCT), European (EP), United Kingdom (GB), Germany (DE), France (FR), Canada (CA), China (CN), Japan (JP), South Korea (KR), Singapore (SG), Australia (AU), etc.
Patent data sources are updated weekly, ensuring your international patent research will always be powered by the latest data.
StartPoint© – Market research and competitive intelligence for Inventors and Entrepreneurs
The StartPoint© Analytics Report provides the latest product in market research and competitive intelligence. Providing research for Inventors and Entrepreneurs it utilises the unique power of patent and non-patent data. StartPoint© is the affordable tool to help you through your invention journey. Further details can be found here.
Design, trade mark & technical literature search
In addition to patent searches, we undertake design, trade mark, technical literature and general internet searches. Search reports have been developed to support clients with their intellectual property needs.
How much does a professional IP search cost?
Patent Seekers offer IP search and analysis services at a variety of levels of detail.
We use a fixed and bespoke fee structure that reflects typical IP research and analysis scenarios and helps you control the cost of searches. Check out our IP search costs here
Carry out your own patent search using PatWorld – The Patent Intelligence Platform
PatWorld is a SaaS (Software as a Service) platform that allows you to easily identify and analyse your competitors and their patented inventions. It is designed to provide patent search/analysis, AI smart searching, project sharing, easy report generation and chart dashboard tools. All of which support your patent search activities including for Business and Competitive Intelligence, Patent Research Solutions and Patent Attorney Insights.
The database includes full text on all major territories. Including US, WO, EP, GB, DE, FR, CA, etc plus full text English for China (CN), Taiwan (TW), Japan (JP), South Korea (KR) and Russia (RU) patents. The chart dashboard provides bar charts, pie charts, world patent maps, bubble charts and heat maps. These allow the analysis of company/inventor filings, technology areas and patent attorney activity. Check PatWorld out today
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