Wednesday, May 11
What Are You Hearing About Patent Reform?
Starting in 1790, the United States Patent Office has issued millions of patents — inventions that helped power the economic revolutions that have swept over our country — and those that will help power the innovation economy of tomorrow. But now, Congress is about to embark on the most fundamental reform of patent law in decades. Chris Dillon is a patent attorney with Fish & Richardson, and he’s here to tell us why this just might be the most important economic story you haven’t heard. One point of trivia — Fish & Richardson is one of the oldest patent law practice in the country. AMong others, they represented Thomas Edison and the Wright Brothers.