America Invents Act

Source for information and real time news on implementation of the Leahy-Smith America Invents Act

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Updated AIA Post-Grant Proceeding Filing Statistics

3rd April, 2014 - 1:56 PM

The USPTO has released updated filing statistics for the post-grant proceedings that became available through the AIA, including preissuance…

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New Preissuance Submission Statistics Released by USPTO

19th March, 2014 - 9:06 PM

The USPTO has released new statistics on the frequency, the compliance, and the content of preissuance submissions.  As of…

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USPTO: Updated AIA Petition Statistics by Technology

21st February, 2014 - 6:23 PM

On February 12, 2014, the Patent Public Advisory Committee (PPAC) held its quarterly meeting, addressing the progress of various…

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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.