Friday, September 16, 2011
Patent Reform Bill Becomes Patent Reform Law
No surprises here, but now its official. President Obama has signed the America Invents Act and has now officially brought us patent reform. As of today, the old qui tam false marking cases are dead. As of today, multi-defendant patent cases will be less frequent. As of today, the clock is ticking to when the other significant provisions of the new law go into effect. If nothing else, it should be interesting. Stay tuned.