A patent gives you the competitive edge, but it is only the freedom to operate that keeps you in the market... Read this article as part of our IP Special on FTO and the PATEV tools.


Dr Edelbert Häfele is the Chief Executive Officer of PATEV, one of Europe’s market leaders for intellectual property management services. We talked with him about Freedom to Operate searches.


On 14 November 2018, we will offer a free webinar on Freedom to Operate in Horizon 2020. Three experts - three parts - lots of valuable insights and practical examples. Don't miss it!