Software Patent Search: The Key To A Strong Patent


Obtaining patents for your company is a smart decision, but what’s even smarter is conducting a thorough software patent search (prior art search) before filing your patent application.
There are many ways you can use a software patent prior art search to your advantage. The first and most obvious way is to determine if there are existing software patents (prior art) that could prevent you from patenting key features or processes in your software, but there are many other important benefits of conducting a thorough prior art search like:
Building a strong patent claim strategy prior to filin