USPTO told to improve after patent litigation soars

22-07-2016

USPTO told to improve after patent litigation soars

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The US Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) has been told it should implement guidance on patent quality and ensure examiners have sufficient time to review applications after a near 150% rise in lawsuits was reported by the Government Accountability Office (GAO).


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