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Matthew J. McBride

Director, IP Services at CAS

Latest Content from Matthew J. McBride

Gain a competitive edge with IP Insights from CAS

November 16, 2021

Find the competitive edge in research and development with IP insights

Learn how incorporating an intellectual property (IP) strategy in research and development plans can give your business a competitive edge.

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September 14, 2021

CAS at Undruggable Leaders Forum

With increased interest in drug R&D seeking to unlock previously “undruggable” targets, there are crucial questions which must be answered to ensure that these approaches reach their potential. Join us at this virtual event and learn more.

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March 26, 2020

Mind the Gap: Future-Proof Your IP Strategy for Innovation and Risk Management

Just how resilient is your intellectual property strategy? Given the growing commercial importance of intellectual property (IP) assets and the dynamic nature of the modern R&D landscape, it’s a critical question that many businesses simply can’t ignore.

July 26, 2019

Mind the gap: Are gaps in your IP strategy putting your innovation roadmap at risk?

Intellectual property (IP) is the lifeblood of commercial R&D, with these assets supporting potential acquisitions, safeguarding revenue streams, and driving future growth. However, keeping on top of IP planning, monitoring, and management can be challenging. Without the right processes and tools, gaps in your IP strategy can put your business plans and innovation roadmap at risk.

June 8, 2018

Prime the patent application process with comprehensive research and trusted resources

Patent applications are frequently rejected. In fact, more often than not, your patent claims will be denied at the first attempt. These rejections can be costly and time-consuming, so a way to minimize their occurrence is highly sought-after. Fortunately, there are approaches you can take to streamline the application process and help put your best foot forward from the beginning. Here, we’ll showcase some of the common pitfalls that R&D companies encounter with patent applications and highlight the best approaches you can take to increase the chances of getting your patent granted.