Global Patent Cases Database
Darts-ip is the leading source of global patent case data, litigation trends and insights. With 1 740 423 patent cases gathered thus far, it is far more complete than any local database and provides access to global patent litigation data, trends, and insights.
Access the Largest Patent Cases Database
We have the largest database for global patent cases. We gather case information from over 140 countries worldwide. Darts-ip is the only global patent cases database you’ll need.
1 740 423 Patent Cases & 3 680 Courts
Why do you need a global patent cases database?
Global patent case data and litigation insights have strong potential in your toolbox, but let’s face it, the research is often painful and time-consuming.
You have to access different sources to get limited results and fragmented information. It can be so burdensome that you only resort to it when you absolutely must.
Only a global structured patent cases database with patent-specific search tools can help you leverage the full power of case data, trends, and insights.
Patents – value at every step
Our users leverage the power of cases at every step of the life of a patent. From “Anticipation” to “Litigation”, see how our powerful search tools can be used to make decisions with more confidence. Click on the different links to see more details.
The search tools you need to find the relevant cases in minutes
Because our sole focus is on IP cases, we have developed the tools patent specialists need to search and find exactly what they are looking for.
Data Extraction is the Key
Once a document is gathered, such as a decision, it’s analyzed by a local patent specialist. When we extract data from legal documents, patent cases documents become data that is accessible, searchable, and mineable.
What can darts-ip do for my company?
Know your market
What companies are active in a specific field? Who is aggressive? What patents are most challenged and by whom?
What procedures have been launched and where? Be ready to act on potential invalidity decisions. Where should you act next, based on a specific invalidity reason? On which grounds have similar patents been revoked?
How often does a counterparty settle and in what amounts? With our settlement search tool, find powerful information to help you negotiate better.
Get daily alerts on any new cases or decisions involving your competitor(s) or on a technology, a specific patent and its family, a client, an active ingredient, a court, and more.
Perform due diligence
How strong is a patent portfolio? Does a company have any ongoing litigation?
What damages have been granted in similar cases? What is the average duration of an action? What are your chances to reverse a decision? How experienced is a competitor and their representatives? What are their success rates?