Patents And Business: 9 Trends To Expect This Year
January 14, 2013, 12:25 PM EST
Law360, New York (January 14, 2013, 12:25 PM EST) -- The end of one year and the start of another is the traditional time for reflections and predictions, which will likely be issued this month for every possible realm of human endeavor and interest. My primary interests and endeavors happen to be in obtaining, protecting and challenging patents for companies, so I am pleased to take on this traditional duty for IP Law360.
A couple of particularly important trends should be noted right at the start. First, many businesses that previously avoided the patent system are...