House Suggests Already Existing Initiatives to Congress & USPTO
On June 4, a White House press release ( here )
provided 7 "legislative priorities" and 5 executive actions to Congress, the
USPTO and other government agencies for the purpose of improving patent quality
by Courtenay C. Brinckerhoff
As I wrote previously, Congressman Goodlatte (R-Va.)
released "a discussion
draft " of patent reform legislation on May 23, 2013. Although the stated
purpose of the draft legislation is to "address the ever increasing problem of
abusive patent litigation...
Not All of the New Patent Reform Ideas are
A few weeks back House Judiciary Committee Chair Bob
Goodlatte (R-VA), released
a "discussion draft" of further patent reform ideas . The Draft is a
collection of adjustments to the U.S. patent system designed to
encourage a dialogue...