FIZ PatMon Coffee Lecture: Legal monitoring of patent validity

FIZ PatMon, included with the STN IP Protection SuiteTM from CAS, is a valuable tool for keeping track of a patent’s legal aspects. In this session, users will get an inside look at the specific capabilities in FIZ PatMon designed to help you monitor a patent’s validity over time. This session is open to any searcher interested in patent monitoring, including current FIZ PatMon users.


What you will learn

  • Gain an understanding of the specific legal status events and categories available in FIZ PatMon
  • Explore best practices for legal monitoring of patent validity
  • Discover how to formulate a patent validity monitoring strategy in FIZ PatMon


Written By

Jim Brown

Senior Product Specialist, IP, FIZ Karlsruhe, Inc.

Jim Brown is presently the Senior Product Specialist IP Representing CAS for FIZ Karlsruhe in the U.S. Jim joined FIZ Karlsruhe, Inc. in 2008 as a Regional Sales Manager after working at IFI Claims Patent Services for 23 years. His current duties at FIZ Karlsruhe Inc. include customer trainings, authoring workshop manuals and presentations, and representing CAS and FIZ Karlsruhe at conferences. Jim was on the PIUG Board of Directors from June 2010 to June 2012 in the position of secretary; from June 2012 to 2014 he served on the PIUG Board of Directors as Vice-Chair.


Your privacy is important to CAS. More detail about how we use your information is in our privacy policy.