4 Things You Should Know About The STRONGER Patents Act

By Matthew Bultman (June 30, 2017, 5:29 PM EDT) -- A new bill aimed at revamping the patent system has been introduced in the U.S. Senate, a decidedly pro-patent owner measure that would make significant changes to Patent Trial and Appeal Board trials and undo several recent U.S. Supreme Court decisions.

Introduced last week, the STRONGER Patents Act is the latest legislative proposal aimed at making changes to the patent system. But this one is different than some previous efforts in Congress, like the Innovation Act, which largely focused on curbing abusive patent litigation.

"This generally differs at a high level from most other so-called patent reform legislation over the last...

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