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Goodlatte Bill Stripped of Controversial Anti-Software Patent Provisions

Pro Software Lobby Drives Legislative Rewrite Last week, the proposed patent reform legislation (HR 3309) was seemingly stalled for the remainder of 2013 . This road block was primarily erected by the Business Software Alliance, and other pro software patent lobbyist that were taking issue with certain...

Leahy Bill Released, Drops Goodlatte Provision on Scope of CBM Art

Critical Technical Fix to CBM Statute Left out of Leahy Bill Wasting no time…the Senate has quickly introduced a companion bill to H.R. 3309 . The senate bill ( here ), sponsored by Senator Leahy of Leahy-Smith America Invents Act (AIA) fame, largely tracks the post grant related provisions...