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Lessons Tagged ‘Known Prior Art’

Evaluating References

Reviewing your references allows you to identify those that give you the best chance of winning.

Dead Ends

Hitting a dead end may mean that you have already exhausted all the options within a database, industry, or technology. The best way to fix this issue is to change or refresh your search strategy.

Known Prior Art

Known Prior Art includes any piece of prior art relevant to the Study that has already been discovered, either through past searches or in the original application process. These references can help you understand the background of the Study and identify potential search terms.