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Intellectual Property & Patent Research Case Studies

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By Clients

Enterprises

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Invalidation search (sequence analysis) for a specific microbial ORF region

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A Germany based molecular diagnostics firm was interested in an invalidation study related to a microbial ORF consensus region of four sequences

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Landscape analysis for benchmarking client’s portfolio in wind energy domain

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A leading wind turbine manufacturer engaged Aranca to benchmark its patents with competitors in the wind energy domain

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Patentability search for use of a drug molecule in pet food

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A global organization in animal health domain engaged Aranca to conduct a patentability search for use of drug molecule in pet food

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Freedom-to-Operate (FTO) study for five different dental implants

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A European company engaged Aranca to conduct a FTO study on five different dental implants that differed minutely in terms of specific features

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Traditional knowledge search related to a plant extract from Combretaceae family

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A global personal care products company was interested in traditional knowledge and ethno botanical data for a plant extract from Combretaceae family, specifically for topical application

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White space analysis for IP strategy support in pharmaceuticals domain

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A European biotech firm engaged Aranca to perform white space analysis for IP strategy support within the pharmaceutical domain

Law Firms

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Freedom-to-Operate (FTO) for microbial production of a chemical in seven jurisdictions

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A North American law firm engaged Aranca to conduct an FTO study on the production of a chemical compound (using microbial species) in seven jurisdictions

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Accelerated examination search for a new method related to database management

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US law firm engaged Aranca for an accelerated examination search for an interface module related to two group of tenant databases

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Invalidity search relating to gear design for automatic transmission systems

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A US law firm engaged Aranca to invalidate a patent related to power transmission using gears with multiple ratios, specifically for automatic transmission systems

Universities | R&D Institutions

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State-of-art search related to compositions for weight management

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A European food research organization engaged Aranca for a state-of-art search related to compositions containing specific constituents specified by client for use in weight management

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Technology Landscape analysis related to CMOS sensor fabrication using backlit illumination

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A US based independent research institute engaged Aranca for technology landscape analysis related to CMOS sensor fabrication using backlit illumination

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Evaluation of commercialization opportunities for brake pads with new material composition

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A US university engaged Aranca to evaluate commercialization opportunities for brake pads with new material composition (for use in disc brakes)

Research Solutions

Prior Art Searches

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Invalidation search (sequence analysis) for a specific microbial ORF region

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A Germany based molecular diagnostics firm was interested in an invalidation study related to a microbial ORF consensus region of four sequences

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Freedom-to-Operate (FTO) for microbial production of a chemical in seven jurisdictions

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A North American law firm engaged Aranca to conduct an FTO study on the production of a chemical compound (using microbial species) in seven jurisdictions

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Patentability search for use of a drug molecule in pet food

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A global organization in animal health domain engaged Aranca to conduct a patentability search for use of drug molecule in pet food

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State-of-art search related to compositions for weight management

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A European food research organization engaged Aranca for a state-of-art search related to compositions containing specific constituents specified by client for use in weight management

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Novelty search for single rib optic fiber cable

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A European manufacturer of cables engaged Aranca for novelty search related to single rib optic fiber cable

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Claim chart analysis related to online transaction system and device

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A global patent brokerage firm engaged Aranca for claim chart analysis relating to online transaction system and device

Patent Analytics

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White space analysis for IP strategy support in pharmaceuticals domain

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A European biotech firm engaged Aranca to perform white space analysis for IP strategy support within the pharmaceutical domain

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Technology Landscape analysis related to CMOS sensor fabrication using backlit illumination

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A US based independent research institute engaged Aranca for technology landscape analysis related to CMOS sensor fabrication using backlit illumination

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IP strategy analysis for a company active in hair removal technology using mechanical means

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A European MNC engaged Aranca to analyze the IP strategy of one of its competitors in the hair removal technology domain

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Claim chart analysis related to online transaction system and device

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A global patent brokerage firm engaged Aranca for claim chart analysis relating to online transaction system and device

Outlicensing | Technology Transfer Support

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Evaluation of commercialization opportunities for brake pads with new material composition

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A US university engaged Aranca to evaluate commercialization opportunities for brake pads with new material composition (for use in disc brakes)

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Estimation of Royalty Rates for a patent related to window seal system

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A US based automobile giant engaged Aranca to estimate the royalty rate for its patent related to window seals.

Verticals

Automotive

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Invalidity search relating to gear design for automatic transmission systems

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A US law firm engaged Aranca to invalidate a patent related to power transmission using gears with multiple ratios, specifically for automatic transmission systems

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Evaluation of commercialization opportunities for brake pads with new material composition

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A US university engaged Aranca to evaluate commercialization opportunities for brake pads with new material composition (for use in disc brakes)

Chemical & Chemical Engineering

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Freedom-to-Operate (FTO) for microbial production of a chemical in seven jurisdictions

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A North American law firm engaged Aranca to conduct an FTO study on the production of a chemical compound (using microbial species) in seven jurisdictions

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Invalidation study related to autothermal reforming with focus on Asian literature

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A company manufacturing catalysts engaged Aranca to conduct an invalidation study related to autothermal reforming with specific focus on Asian literature

Electronics

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Patentability analysis for advance module integration in RFID

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A European IP firm engaged Aranca to conduct a patentability search for an advance module integration in RFID

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Technology Landscape analysis related to CMOS sensor fabrication using backlit illumination

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A US based independent research institute engaged Aranca for technology landscape analysis related to CMOS sensor fabrication using backlit illumination

Energy

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Landscape analysis for benchmarking client’s portfolio in wind energy domain

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A leading wind turbine manufacturer engaged Aranca to benchmark its patents with competitors in the wind energy domain

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State-of-the-art search for separators used in batteries

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A European manufacturer of chemicals and polymers engaged Aranca for state-of-the-art search related to separator for batteries

Food Technologies

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Patentability search for use of a drug molecule in pet food

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A global organization in animal health domain engaged Aranca to conduct a patentability search for use of drug molecule in pet food

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State-of-art search related to compositions for weight management

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A European food research organization engaged Aranca for a state-of-art search related to compositions containing specific constituents specified by client for use in weight management

Information Technology & Computing

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Accelerated examination search for a new method related to database management

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US law firm engaged Aranca for an accelerated examination search for an interface module related to two group of tenant databases

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Claim chart analysis related to online transaction system and device

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A global patent brokerage firm engaged Aranca for claim chart analysis relating to online transaction system and device

Life Sciences

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Freedom-to-Operate (FTO) study for five different dental implants

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A European company engaged Aranca to conduct a FTO study on five different dental implants that differed minutely in terms of specific features

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Invalidation search (sequence analysis) for a specific microbial ORF region

Client:
A Germany based molecular diagnostics firm was interested in an invalidation study related to a microbial ORF consensus region of four sequences

Mechanical Engineering

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IP strategy analysis for a company active in hair removal technology using mechanical means

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A European MNC engaged Aranca to analyze the IP strategy of one of its competitors in the hair removal technology domain

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Freedom-to-Operate (FTO) search related to wear resistant hot rolled steels in India and China

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A global firm engaged Aranca to conduct a FTO study on patents related to wear resistant hot-rolled steel in India and China

Pharmaceutical

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Traditional knowledge search related to a plant extract from Combretaceae family

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A global personal care products company was interested in traditional knowledge and ethno botanical data for a plant extract from Combretaceae family, specifically for topical application

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White space analysis for IP strategy support in pharmaceuticals domain

Client:
A European biotech firm engaged Aranca to perform white space analysis for IP strategy support within the pharmaceutical domain

Telecommunications

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Technology landscaping study for a leading telecom equipment manufacturer in Europe

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A global telecom equipment manufacturer engaged Aranca for landscape analysis to obtaining insights for a particular segment of telecom equipments

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Novelty search for single rib optic fiber cable

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A European manufacturer of cables engaged Aranca for novelty search related to single rib optic fiber cable