07840498 is referenced by 21 patents and cites 69 patents.

The present invention relates to methods and systems for determining whether to market an intellectual property asset, where the intellectual property asset is based at least in part on an innovation developed for an internal need. In an embodiment, a description of an intellectual property asset is received, and an assessment of the marketability of the intellectual property asset is generated based at least in part on the description of an intellectual property asset and a marketing criterion.

Title
System and method for determining the marketability of intellectual property assets
Application Number
12/13196
Publication Number
7840498 (B2)
Application Date
January 11, 2008
Publication Date
November 23, 2010
Inventor
Steven Overcash
Grayson
GA, US
Vernon Meadows
Lilburn
GA, US
Michael Bishop
Atlanta
GA, US
Shannon M Short
Atlanta
GA, US
Martin McLendon
Tucker
GA, US
Carol T Beckham
Marietta
GA, US
Scott M Frank
Dunwoody
GA, US
Agent
Hope Baldauff Hartman
Assignee
AT&T Intellectual Property I
NV, US
IPC
G06Q 99/00
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