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Jul12015
Application for the 2016 session of the Mirzayan Fellowship are now available.
*The deadline by which the application must be submitted is September 9, 2015.

Sept152015
GUIRR's next webinar: Tech-to-Market Best Practices at ARPA-E
Panelist: David Henshall
, Technology-to-Market Advisor, Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy
(ARPA-E)  1:00 pm



Media Coverage  

Innovation Best PracticeA Patent System for the 21st Century  (2004)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

August 8, 2015
A question of utility
The Economist
A growing amount of research in recent years, including a 2004 study by America’s National Academy of Sciences, suggests that, with a few exceptions such as medicines, society as a whole might even be better off with no patents than with the mess that is today’s system.

September 12, 2013
GAO Releases Report on Patent Infringement Litigation and its Consequences
Lexology
A 2003 National Academies report apparently indicated that this type of analysis “could be used to improve patent quality and examination by exposing patterns in the examination of patents that end up ...
 
August 28, 2013
ClaimsJournal.com
Some PTO staff said that the types of patents involved in infringement litigation could be linked to PTO's internal data on the patent examination process, and a 2003 National Academies study showed that such analysis could be used to improve patent ...
 

 

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