This is the second installment in our Cannabis series. In Part I, we discussed the marijuana IP landscape in general and explored trademarks in the industry. In this post, we investigate the potential movement of Big Pharma and multinational agricultural corporations into the cannabis space. Patents as Indicators of Corporate Priorities Patent data can
Brand recognition is one of the most influential factors in a consumer’s decision about which products to buy, and how much money to spend. Branding allows for quick judgments of appearance and presumed quality of a product. Fashion companies, in particular, rely heavily on branding, as the look and feel of apparel are usually what
The September 18th passage of the Music Modernization Act and its provision for the creation of a mechanical licensing database, signal the increasing importance of big data analytics and data retrieval to the music industry. This mechanical licensing database paid for by interactive streaming services, will link compositions to recordings allowing for the seamless identification
On Veterans Day, it’s important to take time to honor our country’s heroes ― to celebrate and thank the brave men and women who have given so much to ensure our freedom. It’s a time to shed light on the hard-working organizations set up to make it all possible. The United States Department of Veteran
Recommended reading: From ‘sativa’ to ‘CBD,’ common cannabis terms you need to know, via CTV News, Canada Canada is already facing many challenges after their recent legalization of cannabis last week, including a significant shortage of product and uncertainties about border policies with the United States. Uruguay, which in 2013 became the first country to
AI or artificial intelligence is an increasingly popular buzzword. With figures like Elon Musk weighing in that “A.I. is far more dangerous than nukes.” you could be forgiven for assuming that artificial intelligence is the most important question of our time. Other visionaries like Bill Gates take a much more optimistic stance. Gates is quoted as saying,
The Intellectual Property Owners Association (IPO) Annual Meeting, September 23-25, at the Hyatt Regency in our hometown Chicago, hosted more than 1,000 attendees from all over the world. Eric Podlogar, IP Strategy and Valuation Market Lead, and Meg Rourke, Data Operations Manager, attended the conference.
A major challenge in the world of agreements and transactions data is the difficulty in identifying sources of information outside of the United States. Most platforms only offer US-centric data which can lead to additional complexities when needing to analyze information outside of that jurisdiction.
A Fortune 500 Pharmaceutical Company known for using science-based innovation to contrive breakthrough treatments, turned to ktMINE to assist in uncovering research on expected and reasonable royalty rates.
The past several months, ktMINE’s Customer Success team has received several interesting project requests from our Royalty Rates App users. As a result, our market leads and technology gurus brainstormed and created several new search filters that streamline these workflows and allow our users to hone their search results further.