NEW YORK, Oct. 3, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Wolters Kluwer Legal & Regulatory U.S. announced that it has enhanced its intellectual property (IP) and trademark technology in partnership with Alt Legal, an innovative trademark and patent docketing software firm. Available as a new offering to complement Kluwer IP Law's Manual of Industrial Property (MIP), this feature will empower international IP professionals to instantly access trademark dockets on Alt Legal and provide them with one-click access to relevant MIP content within Alt Legal.
Through this collaboration with Alt Legal, Wolters Kluwer is providing a single source solution for IP research and IP prosecution, integrating its market-leading content with advanced technology to support the evolving role of international IP professionals. Wolters Kluwer customers will have access to more than 230 jurisdictions, 36,000 cases, 100 books, and 600 IP law professional authors, as well as Alt Legal's market-leading IP docketing and management technology.
Subscribers of Kluwer IP Law's MIP now have one-click access to see docketed records within Alt Legal, IP professionals can use the Alt Legal docketing integration to develop an understanding of jurisdiction-specific filing strategy at the exact time they need it.
"Wolters Kluwer strives to seamlessly integrate technology into our world-class content to help our customers better serve their clients," said Amit Alagh, product manager for Kluwer IP Law at Wolters Kluwer Legal & Regulatory U.S. "We are pleased to partner with Alt Legal to support IP and trademark professionals with their current challenges and evolving needs."
Alt Legal's award-winning docketing tools automatically updates statuses and deadlines, collects filing details and creates new IP filings. The software provides users with daily email updates, reminders and deadlines, and customizable reports as well as streamlined client correspondence through custom-branded intake forms that collect relevant details and files.
"Legal professionals are seeing a notable increase in Intellectual Property work and pressure to improve efficiency," said Nehal Madhani, CEO and Founder of Alt Legal. "Given the global nature of IP prosecution, we are pleased to combine our IP docketing software with industry-leading content from Wolters Kluwer."
Wolters Kluwer's International Group is the leading provider of English-language cross-border legal information and in-depth solutions for the global business and academic communities. Areas of expertise include arbitration, intellectual property law, international taxation, and competition law.
About Wolters Kluwer Legal & Regulatory U.S. Wolters Kluwer Legal & Regulatory U.S. is part of Wolters Kluwer N.V. (AEX: WKL), a global leader in information, software solutions and services for professionals in the health, tax and accounting, risk and compliance, finance and legal sectors. We help our customers make critical decisions every day by providing expert solutions that combine deep domain knowledge with specialized technology and services.
Wolters Kluwer reported 2017 annual revenues of €4.4 billion. The group serves customers in over 180 countries, maintains operations in over 40 countries, and employs approximately 19,000 people worldwide. The company is headquartered in Alphen aan den Rijn, the Netherlands.