Patent Valuation is at the heart of the most key business areas of intellectual property: patent commercialisation, to monetize a company’s IP portfolio;patent acquisitions, to strengthen a company’s IP position; and investment due diligence, to identify funding. However, it is widely debated as to what the best, most accurate, method of patent valuation really is. We recently revisited our article on Patent Valuation Methods, which reviews the most widely used methods using case studies, and created this infographic presenting the pitfalls and what we think might be the missing X Factor in patent valuation:

What is the Patent Valuation X Factor