Items Tagged with 'America Invents Act'


One-year grace period for inventors is alive but not well

March 30, 2018

Signed into law in 2011, the America Invents Act provides a one-year grace period for inventors or applicants to file patent applications for their invention.

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Patent trolls beware

Changes in patent law seem to favor accused infringers, according to local expert, but there are drawbacks, too.

May 31, 2013
The America Invents Act, which took effect Sept. 16, 2012, entailed sweeping changes in the U.S. patent process, with one aspect in particular reshaping the legal landscape when it comes to patent infringement litigation. Read More