Fitzpatrick Files Supreme Court Brief of Amicus Curiae in Eldred v. Ashcroft
Fitzpatrick filed a brief in the United States Supreme Court on behalf of amicus curiae The New York Intellectual Property Law Association, in Eldred v. Ashcroft, No. 01–618. The appeal asks the Supreme Court to decide the constitutionality of copyright term extensions. Fitzpatrick’s brief argues that the Supreme Court’s decision will likely impact the patent laws and defends the constitutionality of patent term extensions.