House Looks To Courts As Patent Debate Continues

Law360, New York (March 10, 2011, 5:27 PM EST) -- A U.S. House of Representatives panel on Thursday appeared poised to follow the Senate's lead and jettison litigation-related provisions from patent reform legislation, highlighting the recent trend of patent case law being shaped through appellate court decisions.

The hearing in the House Judiciary Subcommittee on Intellectual Property, Competition and the Internet to examine recent patent-related court decisions came as key House members prepared to take up the torch on patent reform legislation, handed off by the Senate following the recent passage of S. 23, the America...
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