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 Products Chapter
Industry firms offer patent brokerage services to both buyers and sellers. Patent brokers generally work on a performance basis when selling, and they earn a commission on the revenue generated for the patent owner. For patent buyers, industry firms generally charge a campaign fee dependent on the type of patents being sought.
Accounting for about 44.5% of total industry revenue in 2013, patent acquisition services assist clients looking to purchase patents by identifying the owners' desired patents, valuing the patents and negotiating the sale. Patent acquisition includes acquiring a specific patent or a variety of related patents to create a portfolio that will allow the client to legally complete its goal... purchase to read more