Research Disclosure establishes an invention as prior art preventing others from patenting the idea

  • Patent examiners are required to search Research Disclosure by PCT statute
  • Research Disclosures are abstracted into major databases including DWPI
  • Research Disclosure is frequently cited in patent applications

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Research Disclosure has been successfully cited in court cases around the world.

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90% of the world's leading companies have used Research Disclosure

  • University of Michigan
  • Unilever
  • Palsgaard Industri
  • Pilkington
  • General Electric
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  • Orion
  • UCB Chemicals
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  • Sun Microsystems
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  • United States Steel
  • UKAEA
  • Salomon
  • Schlumberger
  • Ford
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  • Philips
  • Syngenta
  • Wella
  • Motor Industry Research Association
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  • Philips
  • Symbios
  • Procter & Gamble
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  • Hewlett-Packard
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