Identify Potentially Disruptive Inventions using a Patent Landscape
Examining the patent landscape is critical to identifying key trends, opportunities, threats and competitive activities. Nerac can deliver multi-dimensional aspects of any patent family, including interactive pie and bar charts, keyword concept clouds, location and island mapping. Understanding your current landscape from a patent perspective can help you prepare for, and exploit, trends, competitive activity and threats in a way that protects and accelerates your business.
In the same way that a major motion picture is planned and storyboarded over a period of years, the Clinical Evaluation Plan (CEP) of the Medical Device Regulation 2017/745 (MDR)1 is designed to do the same. The CEP builds a “storyboard” that explains how that device will meet the need and lays out a plan to show it.