What are IP leaders saying?

“With the mounting pressure on IP Leaders there is a pressing need to provide management with statistical information on the effectiveness of our departments. The comprehensive ipPerformance studies provide IP Leaders with the detailed metrics to establish meaningful best practice baselines to manage their departments better.”
–- Sam Pace, Chief IP Counsel at Praxair Technology, Inc.

“I find the reports provided by ipPerformance Group to be concise, useful, and reasonably priced. I always look to their metrics and benchmarks as an initial resource to assure our department is closely aligned with the best practices in our specialty.”
– Anonymous Client, Chief Intellectual Property Counsel, Fortune 500 Company

“Nielsen has committed itself to extend its base of Intellectual Property and leverages  ipPerformance’s comprehensive benchmarking data and insights on IP Management trends and best practices stacked up against our operations dashboard to gauge our evolving organization, policies and practices.”
– Gene Potkay, Senior Vice President, Intellectual Property at The Nielsen Company

“I found the Strategic & Operational Management of IP Report to be very helpful. It is one of the most concrete and definitive reports of current IP practices and views that I have seen.”
– Todd Messal, Boston Scientific Corporation

“This information is highly valuable for companies developing their IP program or confirming existing practices.”
– IAM Team Champion at Dana Corporation

Over 550 Companies have participated in ipPerformance Best Practices Studies

Partial List of Reference Survey Participants

Adobe, Agilent Technologies, Albany International Corp, Alcoa Inc, All Clear Diagnostics, Inc, Amazon, Appear, Arc Innovations, Ltd, ArjoHuntleigh, Abbott, ARM Ltd, ASM International NV, AstenJohnson, Inc., ATMI, Automotive Technologies Intl., Inc, Avaya Inc., AVEBE U.A., AVI LIMITED, Baker Hughes, Bank of America, Basell, Baxter Healthcare, BioBarrier, Inc., Bona AB, Brady Corporation, Brooks Automation, BT, Cangene Corporation, Cargill Inc, Caterpillar Inc, Celanese Corporation, China Petrochemical Technology Co., Ltd., Cisco, Compumedics Limited, Corning Incorporated, Crayola LLC, Cummins Inc, Dayco Products, LLC, deceuninck nv, Deere & Company, Delphi, Diversey, Inc., Dow Chemical Company, Dow Corning Corporation, DSM Desotech, E Ink Corporation, E&E Manufacturing Co., Inc., Eastman Chemical Company, Eastman Kodak Company, Eaton Corporation, Ecole de technologie superieure, Electrolux, Electron Energy Corporation, Fallbrook Technologies Inc., FEDERAL MOGUL, FEI Company, Flextronics, FMC Kongsberg Subsea AS, Fortum Corporation, Freescale Semiconductor, Inc., Friesland Foods BV, Fujifilm manufacturing europe bv, Futuragene Ltd, General Mills, GlaxoSmithKline, Google, H.B. Fuller, Hill-Rom Services, Inc., IBM Corp, IGT, Indesit Company SpA, Industrial Technology Research Institute, Ingersoll-Rand, Intermolecular, Inc., Invention Support Services, JDSU, Johnson & Johnson, JohnsonDiversey (soon to be Diversey), Kimberly-Clark Corp, Kionix, Inc., KPN, KV Pharmaceutical Company, Lam Research, Lexmark International, Inc., LIC, Luna Innovations Incorporated, LyondellBasell Industries, MDS Analytical Technologies, Metso Paper, Inc, Micro Encoder Inc., MIET, Mok Products, MorphoSys AG, Moscow Institute of Electronic Technology, Motorola, National Starch and Chemical Co., Neste Oil, nexans, NICE Systems, Nike, Inc., Nordson, NOVA Chemicals Inc., Nova Measuring Instruments, Novozymes A/S, Oce Printing Systems, Oclaro, Inc., ON Semiconductor, OrbusNeich, Ossur hf., Owens Corning, p&o, Pfiizer, 3M, Oracle, Philip Morris USA Inc., Pitney Bowes Inc., Polaris Industries, Praxair, Inc., Promega Corporation, RAD Data Communications, Recalcine, Rexam Beverage Can Company, Rigel Pharmaceuticals, Roche, Rockwell Collins, Inc., S.C. Johnson & Son., Inc., SABIC Innoavtive plastics, sacmi, safran, SAIC – Science Applications International Corp, Santonicola, SAS Institute Inc., Sasol, Sharp Labs of America, Inc, Sirris, Sisecam, Smurfit-Stone, STMicroelectronics, Sun Chemical Corporation, Suncor Energy Services Inc., Swagelock, Swiss Reinsurance Company, Symantec Corporation, Targacept, Inc., Teck Cominco Metals Ltd., Teknowledge Corporation, Tektronix, Inc., Teradyne, Inc., Textron Inc., The Clorox Company, The Walt Disney Company, Tri-Star Technologies, Trimble, Tyco International, Universal Electronics, USG Corp, VAST Power Systems, Inc., Wal-Mart, Walgreen Co., Weatherford International, Weyerhaeuser Company, Whisper Tech Ltd, Wolfson Microelectronics, Xencor, Inc., Xerox Corporation, ZBD, Zebra Technologies Corporation.