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Mitigating the Invention Gap

Entering into licensing agreements enables your company's R&D efforts to move forward at a rapid pace.

What creates an Invention Gap?

In today’s fast-paced, high-tech world—where companies are entering new markets and building products that contain upwards of thousands of patented inventions—there is an inevitable Invention Gap™. This gap, the difference between the invention rights companies control and the IP assets they use, poses a risk and potentially substantial financial liability.

There is no one-size-fits-all solution

IV has a proven ability to invent new concepts, acquire existing inventions, and partner in developing targeted inventions solutions. IV is well positioned to meet the ever-changing needs of innovative companies to help them achieve an invention-based advantage in their respective market and product spaces.

IV helps customers address these challenges

IV understands that executives at successful, growing companies must deliver results even when faced with technological convergence, limited R&D capacities, and fierce global competition. IV’s patent expertise, IP assets, and invention capabilities span the IT industry and every discipline of science and technology, helping companies gain efficient access to a global source of invention rights.

Why License from IV?

We're a one stop shop for all things licensing. Plus, when you work with us, that licensing agreement entitles you to a whole host of other services & solutions we offer.

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