Claim chart preparation involves comprehensive mapping of patent claims with the patent/product/any other material in question. Claim charts typically help attorneys and in-house counsels in determining scope of infringement and/or in taking licensing-related decisions. Our experienced experts perform detailed analysis of the patent claims and the material in question, and provide easy to understand reports with textual and graphical comparison depicting the extent of overlap between both of them.
Steps involved in Claim charting are as below:
- First of all claim (against which mapping is to be done) is broken into parts, So that it easy to map each and every feature of claim.
- Each broken claim elements are given different color code, So that it is easy to correlate relevant text mapped with claim element.
- Relevant text is mapped with each broken claim elements. Relevant text is marked with the claim element specific color for easy understanding and analysis.