Patent Reform Act of 2009 – Full Text Senate and House Versions

Patent Reform Act of 2009 – Full Text Senate and House Versions

On Tuesday, March 3, 2009, patent reform legislation was introduced in both the Senate and the House of Representatives. If passed, the legislation will constitute the most significant patent law changes since the 1950s. Both the House and the Senate versions are included below, along with a section by section summary of the Senate version.