A bill targeting abusive demand letters passed on a party-line vote.
The late-night host has become increasingly influential on tech policy.
The Senate held its first hearing of the year on patent reform.
Facebook, Microsoft and Apple are among the tech giants reporting increased lobbying.
Lawmakers in an Energy and Commerce subcommittee will vote on the TROL Act.
Lawmakers hope to pin Michelle Lee on the Innovation Act, which she has yet to endorse.
Advocates for large-scale reform are dismissing a Dem proposal.
The Senate Judiciary Committee is moving ahead with its plans to reform patent law.Last month, the...