Intellectual Property Best Practices Benchmarking Studies

The intellectual property benchmark studies below are part of our ongoing best practices research. Enabling companies to assess peer companies for strategy, organization structure, processes, practices, performance metrics, costs, and software systems.

Benefits of Participating:
By participating in one of the following surveys, you will receive:

  • Free copy of the summary results
  • Significant discounts on the full and detailed reports including industry and custom analysis (40% or more off the list price)
  • One-on-one support to interpret survey results

Active Benchmark Surveys 

Intellectual Property Law Department Practices

ipPerformance is conducting its comprehensive benchmark study of corporate IP law departments (functions and operations).

The purpose of this survey is to capture the key intellectual property operations and identify the most efficient and effective practices.

We are asking you to answer a series of brief questions about:

  • IP operation responsibilities and activities
  • Professional and support staff
  • Patent filing approaches
  • Department financial and operational data
  • Performance metrics
  • Outsourcing of functions
  • Outside counsel management

>> Start IP Law Department Survey

Inventor Rewards and Recognition Program Best Practices

Learn how your peer companies motivate their inventors.

  • Financial and non-financial awards
  • Program management
  • Program performance and improvements

>> Start Inventor Rewards and Recognition Program Benchmark

Intellectual Property Training Programs

Learn how your peer companies conduct and manage workforce training.

  • IP training topics
  • Delivery methods used to train
  • Strategies for improving course participation
  • Training promotions
  • Functions responsible for training
  • Measuring the effectiveness of training

>> Start IP Training Program Benchmark

Upcoming Intellectual Property Benchmarking Surveys

Intellectual Asset Management Software Satisfaction

Patent Intelligence (Search and Analytics) Practices

Intellectual Asset Management Program Proficiency Diagnostic

The Intellectual Asset Management Program Proficiency Diagnostic will provide you with a scorecard assessment that can be review within your organization.
>> Start Your Intellectual Asset Management Program Assessment Now!