Patent Broker Services in the US: Market Research Report

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Patent Broker Services Market Research Report | Technology | Computer Services | Mar 2013

One of a kind: Operators' specialized nature will ensure their growth as demand for patents rise

IBISWorld’s Patent Broker Services market research report is a comprehensive guide to market size and growth prospects. Our industry reports offer strategic industry analysis of the factors influencing companies, including new product developments, economic, lifestyle and demographic influences, distribution and supply chain factors and pricing issues. Full analysis accompanies our data forecasts to illustrate how the market responds to emerging industry trends.

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Market Share of Companies
There are no companies with a dominant market share
Industry Statistics & Market Size
Annual Growth 08-13
Annual Growth 13-18
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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

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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.

Patent acquisition

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


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What is the Patent Broker Services Industry?

This industry provides professional, scientific or technical services in the field of patents. A patent broker helps patent holders monetize intellectual property assets, allows buyers to get new patents quickly and helps patent holders sell patents to other organizations.

Industry Products
Patent enforcementPatent licensing and salesPatent acquisition
Industry Activities
Patent salesPatent acquisitionPatent enforcementPatent valuationPatent transaction consultation

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