Archived posts from P24/2013
The America Invents Act ("AIA"), which went into effect September 16, 2011, signifies the most significant changes to the U.S. patent system since the first U.S. patent was issued in 1790. On March 16, we will see the biggest change go into effect: the migration from "first to invent" to "first to file". This will not only be a shift in processes and best practices, but even more crucial, in culture. What can executives and heavily...