If you need topical information in the areas of science, technology and patents, CAS IP Services (EMEA) is your ideal partner. Both customers without search qualifications and companies with staff shortages in the supply of information will benefit from a professional search carried out by our scientific staff.
We offer information on patent and non-patent literature in the fields of science, technology, and patents. To this end, our team mainly uses the information service CAS STNext®. Other sources of information can be included upon request. We will work in close collaboration with you to ensure that content and objective of the search will meet your specific requirements. The results are processed according to your wishes.
All kinds of patent searches, for example:
State of the art
Freedom to operate (FTO)
Opposition search, invalidity search
Prior art searches
Patentability searches, novelty searches
Legal status searches
Chemistry and life sciences:
Searches for formulations
Chemical and physical properties
Toxicology searches and REACH
All topics from engineering and technology:
Patent and non-patent literature (NPL)
Use of specialized databases (e.g. automotive)
All searches can also be carried out as manual or automated monitoring.
We try to respond to all search requests. Just contact us, we will be pleased to send you an offer for your specific request.
Assistance by experienced staff
The experienced searchers will advise you in detail from the first inquiry to the completed search. The thorough preparation and development of the search is done in close dialog with you. Options for further processing of the results are also discussed with you. The team is very flexible and tries to implement your ideas for processing with regard to sorting, categorization or visualization. As a result you will receive a detailed search report along with the data that were edited according to your requirements.
Prices and Conditions
CAS IP Services provides fixed quote pricing.
If you would like us to perform a search for you, please contact us. We will be happy to provide you with detailed advice and a free, non-committal time and cost estimation
Service for STN customers
Our team can use a loginID you provide in order to benefit from your included CAS STNext®, e.g., subscriptions or GVP.
Implementation of scripts
CAS IP Services (EMEA) will be happy to implement scripts for automated CAS STNext® search profiles in one or more databases for you. All features of the powerful STNretrieval language are available. Scripts are particularly useful for the following applications:
Executing manual alerts including searching in a multi-file environment
displaying results and generating one or more transcripts
For a free, non-binding cost estimate, please contact our team.