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

  • NGB
  • Sun Microsystems
  • Stannah Lift
  • Shell Oil
  • Schlumberger
  • Rank
  • Salomon
  • Stork
  • Ford
  • Zeneca Agrochemicals
  • Motor Industry Research Association
  • Courtaulds
  • London Transport
  • UBS
  • Saab
  • Huntsman
  • PSC
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  • Baker Oil
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  • Symbios
  • Siemens
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  • Xerox
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  • Grinsted Products
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  • Wiggins Teape
  • Merck
  • Pentron
  • St Jude Medical
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  • CSIRO
  • Ohio State University
  • Perstorp
  • Monsanto
  • Orion
  • Proclain
  • Rohm & Hass
  • Owens-Corning
  • Renishaw
  • Vauxhall Motors
  • Eastman Chemical
  • Unaxis
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  • RIM
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  • Tioxide Group
  • SOSPI
  • Pilkington
  • Smith Kline Beecham
  • Autoliv
  • Intel
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