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

Publishing disclosures

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

Document Delivery

Order past editions of the paper journal or a single disclosure.

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

  • Ohio State University
  • IMI
  • Agfa-Gevaert
  • United States Steel
  • Syngenta
  • Stork
  • Siemens
  • Procter & Gamble
  • Philips
  • Sealed Air Corporation
  • Proclain
  • Orafti
  • Spectrum
  • Panasonic
  • Sederma
  • British American Tobacco
  • Philips
  • St Jude Medical
  • Sandoz
  • Palsgaard Industri
  • Pilkington
  • Rohm & Hass
  • Novozyme
  • Union Carbide
  • Perstorp
  • Esso
  • Saab
  • Owens-Corning
  • Eastman Kodak
  • Novo Nordisk
  • Symrise
  • Kimberley Clark
  • Teva
  • PSC
  • Britax
  • ASML
  • Novera Optics
  • Ondeo Nalco
  • Smith Kline Beecham
  • Mitre
  • Wella
  • Calient Networks
  • Renishaw
  • Zeneca Agrochemicals
  • LG
  • P & G Far East
  • Coprima
  • Sun Microsystems
  • Shell Oil
  • UKAEA
  • Tektronix
  • Unaxis
  • ExxonMobil
  • Dreco
  • Rank
  • Visteon
  • Roussel
See more