PatentAct was searching for a way to stay in control of client relationships while outsourcing the administrative renewal work. By using, they have been able to focus more on the things that matter to PatentAct, which has led to less stress, overhead and administration.


PatentAct is a boutique IP firm based in Aarhus, Denmark. Founder Steen Iver Andersen has corporate experience from Danfoss and from Danish legacy patent firms. PatentAct specialises in helping patent holders make informed decisions based on in-depth analysis.

Using PatentLog, a proprietary patent portfolio visualization tool developed by PatentAct, they can ensure that clients obtain the necessary portfolio overview to know why, when and where to file patents, where to keep patents alive and when and where to skip patents, based on business value.

PatentAct explains why the use of helps clients make better renewal decisions.


Client focus

Current patent renewal platforms do not fit the requirements of SMEs and Large Enterprises needing a convenient system to instruct the renewal, or not, of patents.


Business units of a corporation get a tool to ensure that the decision of whether to renew a patent or not is in alignment with all the stakeholders of the patent.


PatentAct found the way legacy annuity payment providers stalled on innovating their offer and scaling the renewal offering to clients a challenge.


Partnering with

PatentAct wanted to rethink patent renewals and offers new technology and innovative approaches to cross-border payments.

Once PatentAct could ensure that all security and internal loops of quality checks of were in place, it was the natural choice to establish a partnership.


A platform to match the needs of SMEs and Large Enterprise clients.

PatentAct can now invite all stakeholders to the platform. Clients now experience instant and seamless access to patent data and make faster and better decisions.

Clients can instruct renewals directly from the platform. The clear paper trail and the email notifications of changing instructions ensure the careful execution of all renewal decisions.

PatentAct can create client accounts to invite stakeholders on the platform and experience instant sharing of information. For clients, it's now easy and straightforward to make the right renewal decision or to ask for more counseling.

PatentAct is using the intuitive user-interface of and ease of use to stay lean and agile. Counting on complete automation, it is possible to onboard new clients without hiring new support staff. For a small IP firm that is a key to keep growing.