25 Senators Seek Vote On Patent Reform Bill

Law360, New York (September 16, 2010, 2:24 PM EDT) -- A quarter of the U.S. Senate has urged Majority Leader Harry Reid, D-Nev., to schedule a vote on the Patent Reform Act, six months after the Senate Judiciary Committee reached a bipartisan compromise designed to bring the bill to a vote.

In a letter to Reid on Wednesday, 25 senators called for a vote “as soon as possible,” arguing that strengthening the patent system will spur innovation and help stimulate the economy.

“Patent reform is bipartisan legislation, supported by the administration, that will improve the economy...
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