- President Obama Signs America Invents Act into Law
- September 26, 2011
- Law Firm: Lowndes Drosdick Doster Kantor Reed Professional Association - Orlando Office
President Barack Obama has signed the America Invents Act into law. The Act, which significantly impacts businesses and the economy, is the first major reform of U.S. patent law in more than 50 years.
With members of Congress in attendance, the President signed the Act at a ceremony at the Thomas Jefferson High School for Science and Technology in Alexandria, Va.
As we have previously indicated, the Act promises to alter patent practice a great deal. We will continue to examine and analyze the changes under the Act and how they affect you.