Bob Stoll, partner and co-chair of the Intellectual Property practice group in Washington, D.C., was quoted in a Law.com article regarding incoming U.S. Patent and Trademark Office director Andrei Iancu, “Skilled in the Art: Is Andrei Iancu the Change Patent Owners Have Been Waiting For?” Following Iancu’s first confirmation hearing for PTO director on Wednesday, November 29, the article examines reactions from patent owners and policymakers. Iancu addressed high-priority agenda items, such as matters of patent eligibility, patent abuse and reconsidering the Patent Trial and Appeal Board post-grant review proceedings. Bob notes that Iancu will be integral to the Trump administration’s discussions on IP policy and states that he hopes that Iancu is confirmed quickly.

Read “Skilled in the Art: Is Andrei Iancu the Change Patent Owners Have Been Waiting For?

Source: Law.com
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