The sky could be the limit for predatory litigants.
The biotech and pharmaceutical industries remain skeptical of broad patent reform.
The bill includes some differences from the House's bill.
Coons remains skeptical of broad-scale reforms to patent litigation procedures.
"I have no intention of watering it down," Issa said.
A bipartisan group of 20 members introduced the Innovation Act on Thursday.
An official said patents are not a "license to engage in deception."
Patent trolls and IP abuse add costs to businesses and consumers.
Patent reform advocates are lining up to support a new House bill that would put restrictions on...
A decision from the Supreme Court struck down certain software patents.
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.
Cisco had argued that it believed the contested patent was invalid.
The patent demand letter bill passed out of committee on Wednesday.
Michelle Lee expressed general support for the major provisions of the Innovation Act.
A trio of lawmakers say their bill will help inventors across the economy.
The House and the Senate are working off the same "base bill" on patent reform.
The senator argued legislation to rein in so-called patent trolls is still necessary.
Patent “trolls” are one of the “biggest problems” the administration is targeting, Obama said.
Democratic senators demanded that the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office improve the quality of...
Rep. Lee Terry has released a draft bill aimed at curbing threats from “patent trolls.”
The tech industry has been able to assert its priorities across Washington, a startup advocate said.
Sen. Leahy is taking the bill off of his committee’s agenda after weeks of negotiations.
Polis will testify at a House hearing on patent “trolls” this week.