The service offers two types of alerts. You may monitor the development within a certain area (enterprise, class, brand etc) by saving your search. If you wish to monitor in a spesific patent, trademark og design, you should alert this case.
Save search: Monitor competitors or area
You will be alerted by e-mail every time there are new cases found for your search. Frequency and how you receive the alert may be changed in the alert service.
Alerts on changes regarding a case
You will get an e-mail alert every time a change occurs in your selected case(s). Choose "Handle case(s)" if you want to change alert frequency, how you receive the alert or move cases to other folders.
Frequently asked questions
Q: The alert service does not open when I click the button "Alert case(s)"!
A: Please check if popup blocker is activated in your browser
Q: I am not able to create alert on a search performed in Quick search
A: An alert search can only be created from advanced search
Q: May I add more recipient e-mails?
A: Under the arrow on the right of each folder you may choose "Alert criteria" to add more recipient e-mails (applies to all cases in the folder).
A: Under "Handle case(s)" you may choose "Alert criteria" to add more recipient e-mails (applies to selected cases).
Q: Can I be alerted on cases not yet registered in the database?
A: Yes, you can set up a search for a case number in Advanced Search that is not available, and click the Alerts search-button. When this case is available you will be alerted. You can then choose to follow the case by transfering it into a folder with cases in your account.