• Prior Art Search

     
     
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    Are you faced with an allegation of patent infringement against your products?
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    If you prefer to conduct your own prior art searches, access to TechInsights’ Prior Art Technical Library provides the evidence you need to boost your patent invalidity arguments.

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    The TechInsights Prior Art Technical Library contains over 1,800 detailed circuit design and process analysis reports, dating from 1990 to 2011 and covers the largest and most competitive sectors in the industry, including:

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    Why choose TechInsights for prior art search?

    TechInsights brings history and experience with almost three decades of matching patents to products across a variety of technology areas.

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