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It’s The Law: Considerations in View of the New US First-Inventor-to-File Patent System

Posted 01 December 2011

The US patent system has a rendezvous with change. On 16 March 2013, it will officially change from a first-to-invent to a first-inventorto-file system as authorized by the Leahy-Smith America Invents Act.

 

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