Since its founding in 2008, Article One Partners (AOP) has become the world's largest intellectual property research community.
By leveraging a growing crowd of over 30,000 researchers, AOP has revolutionized the transparency of IP-related data . Through crowdsourcing and other techniques, AOP provides clients with access to insightful information to help them make the best possible IP related business decisions whether they are innovating, defending or monetizing their IP portfolios.
The company has paid their research community more than $6M for their skilled work at identifying patents, non-patent literature and non-textual content to inform IP decisions. AOP helps 15 Fortune 100 companies and eight of the top ten US patent filers to improve their patent quality and strategic management of their IP across the IP lifecycle.