Major Patent Law Reform Passes

September 14, 2011

On Friday, September 16, President Obama will sign into law the America Invents Act, which will significantly alter the nation’s patent laws for the first time in almost 60 years. This new legislation, six years in the making, is intended to simplify the patent process, strengthen the quality of issued patents, and improve efficiency in both the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office and the courts. For more information, please click on the following:

Full Text of America Invents Act