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BIO Comments on Proposed PTO Rules Change

The United States Patent and Trademark Office (PTO) is currently considering a rules change that, …

I-MAK’s Distorted View of the U.S. Patent System

In an opinion piece published at CNBC.com, Tahir Amin — co-founder of I-MAK — blames …

A Milestone for America’s Patent System

“Innovation has been the life blood of this country since its founding,” said Secretary of …

Senator Hatch Calls Out IPR Flaws

During today’s Senate Judiciary hearing, Senator Orrin Hatch addressed the dysfunctional interplay of the inter …

Patents Are The Lifeblood of Biotechnology

Strong patents are the lifeblood of the biotechnology industry. They are critical in ensuring a …

BIO’S Spring IPCC Conference Registration is Now OPEN! With Special Offer for First Time In-House ...

Pack your bags patent practitioners – We’re heading back to the French Quarter. Registration for BIO’s …

The Value of Academic-Industry Partnerships

More than a decade ago, the NIH Roadmap and the FDA Critical Path Report brought significant public …

Former Senator Kyl: Abuse of the Patent Review Hurts American Innovation

Earlier this week The Hill ran an op-ed by Former Arizona Senator Jon Kyl in …

BIO to Senate Judiciary: Stop Abuses at PTO

Gamesmanship of the United States Patent and Trademark Office’s (PTO) Inter Partes Review (IPR) process …

Double Jeopardy at the PTO Threatens Healthcare Innovation

There has been no shortage of commentary related to the efforts of Allergan to shield …