MultiLing CEO Michael Sneddon recently published an article outlining best practices in IP outsourcing. Sneddon interviewed Jeffrey L. Ranck, former assistant general counsel at Microsoft, senior patent counsel with Schwegman Lundberg Woessner and MultiLing director, about his experience turning Microsoft into a leading patent filer by helping improve its IP outsourcing strategy.
One point from Ranck that we especially like: “It’s difficult to convey just how important it is to find a true partner who is willing to work with you and match what you really need to develop and accomplish your goals. It was a deliberate slow process, but it worked.”
Read the full article, “The Win-Win Case for Building Outsourced IP Teams” published Jan. 8, 2015 at Business2Community.com.