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Lessons Tagged ‘Research’

Research Process

To dive deeper into the research process, our team developed the following layout as the most efficient and effective way to conduct a prior art search. This is based on feedback from our top Researchers, as well as our own experiences.

Study Types

The Study type determines the requirements of the research and other details such as the Reward.

Research Types

Each research type demands a different approach. It impacts how you read the Study and prepare your search.

What is a Patent?

Each patent contains a technical description which is confirmed by a patent examiner to be both non-obvious and novel.