On February 12, 2014, the Patent Public Advisory Committee (PPAC) held its quarterly meeting, addressing the progress of various…Read More
The USPTO has enacted a new fee schedule effective January 1, 2014. The new schedule, available here, makes several important…Read More
The USPTO has released updated filing statistics for the post-grant proceedings that became available through the AIA, including preissuance…Read More
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America Invents Act
The America Invents Act, passed into law on September 16, 2011, represents a significant change to United States patent law. This website aims to provide an avenue for communicating on the America Invents Act and the PTO’s rulemakings and to provide relevant news and key dates regarding the AIA and its implementation. Our objective is to provide a forum that foster’s discussion of the patent system and increases awareness of pressing patent law issues.