Trademark and patent lawyers and attorneys ensure that a company's nontangible assets remain solely its own. Demand for litigation services has boomed over the past five years, thanks to improved research and development expenditure enabling the number of innovative, trademarked products to grow. In the next five years, a growing number of new businesses will continue to increase the number of patents and trademarks that require industry services; however, in-house intellectual property teams may siphon demand.
This industry comprises legal practitioners, known as lawyers and attorneys, who engage in patent, copyright and trademark due diligence, filing and litigation. This industry does not include intellectual property licensing services and brokers.
The report covers the scope, size, disposition and growth of the industry including the key sensitivities and success factors. Also included are five year industry forecast, growth rates and an analysis of the industry key players and their market shares.