Industry Analysis & Industry Trends
Patent brokers help patent holders monetize intellectual property assets, allows buyers to get new patents quickly and patent holders to sell patents to other organizations. Though demand dipped slightly during the recession, corporate profit and expenditure on research and development quickly picked back up boosting industry revenue; this growth is expected to continue over the next five years.... purchase to read more
Industry Report - Industry Locations Chapter
The Southeast, Mid-Atlantic and West regions have a combined share of over 50.0% of industry establishments. These regions make up the largest portion of establishments as they have the highest number of people in the United States. As the Patent Broker Services industry serves a wide variety of industries, business locations generally follow population trends, but establishment numbers are slightly skewed towards regions where technology and medical industries are more prominent.
California has a large number of industry establishments because of the number of technology companies based in Silicon Valley. Computer and software related industries use patent broker services to buy and sell technology related patents... purchase to read more