The guidelines come months after a Supreme Court ruling.
The Supreme Court judges both by the famous standard of "I know it when I see it."
Let's not rush through legislation that might have unintended consequences.
Patent trolls and IP abuse add costs to businesses and consumers.
The patent office should upgrade its application examinations, lawmakers wrote.
The court's decision to toss out some software patents led to a shakeup at the PTO.
The justices said patents cannot cover abstract ideas carried out on a computer.
House lawmakers unveiled a new bill to combat patent “trolls” on Thursday, a week after broader...
Industry groups accused the Senate Judiciary Committee of bowing to “patent troll” lobbyists.
Rep. Lee Terry's bill would add requirements on letters claiming patent infringement.
Major tech companies including Microsoft and Apple are teaming up to advocate for strong patent...
"My goal is to get a good bill done. I’m not wedded to any one way to do it,” Schumer said.
Application fees will be $50 less if filed electronically.
Michelle Lee is the nominee for director of the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (PTO).
Patent “trolls” are one of the “biggest problems” the administration is targeting, Obama said.
“I wish the Senate would’ve taken it up," Sen. Mark Warner said.
Democratic senators demanded that the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office improve the quality of...
A decision from the Supreme Court struck down certain software patents.
The tech industry has been able to assert its priorities across Washington, a startup advocate said.
The search is on for a targeted approach after comprehensive bill dies.
Polis will testify at a House hearing on patent “trolls” this week.
The Senate Judiciary Committee has hit a weeks-long roadblock in its efforts to stop patent “trolls...
The Senate Judiciary Committee is close to compromise on its patent reform bill and is expected to...
“In an effort to prune every tree, all the intellectual property in the United States, we could...