FTO/Clearance/Right to Use Searches
It is imperative to assess the risk of potential infringement and to avoid subsequent litigation before launching a product in market in respective jurisdiction. In such cases, FTO search is conducted that helps identify any patent(s) or patent applications in a jurisdiction / country, the claims of which would cover the scope of the product to be commercially launched. We understand that as high stakes are associated with FTO searches, achieving highest level of comprehensiveness in FTO search is a must.
In addition to identifying patent(s) or patent applications for preventing infringement, FTO search also helps in identifying following:
- Identify those patents which are about to expire or are expired to possess no threat in future
- Evaluate the viability of a product / domain for commercialization in future market
- Help identify design around in products to prevent infringement
Boolean IP has a team of professionals having experience of more than 10,000 hours of conducting FTOs.
Please contact us to get a quote and sample for FTO searches.