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Apple Has Designs on Stifling Innovation
Bloomberg View - October 24, 2016

How Patents Can Have a Multiplying Effect on a Startup Company
IP Watchdog - May 11, 2016

U.S. Congress Passes Legislation to Protect Firms' Trade Secrets
Reuters - April 27, 2016


Patent Infringement Suits Have a Reputational Cost for Universities
Brookings - December 4, 2015

Apple Ordered to Pay $234 Million to University for Patent Infringement
Entrepreneur - October 19, 2015

2015 Patent Litigation Study: A change in patentee fortunes
PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP - May 2015

The U.S. and China Launch High Risk Experiments in Innovation
IP Watchdog - April 29, 2015

The Process of Invention: Now and then -Patent records reveal that the way inventions are made has changed over the years
The Economist - April 25, 2015

Academic-Industry Patent Licensing Contributed up to $1.18 Trillion to U.S. Economy Since 1996
Biotechnology Industry Organization - 2015

Clash of the Billionaires: Elon Musk and Jeff Bezos are Duking It Out Over Space
Washington Post - March 6, 2015

GIPC International IP Index: Third Edition
U. S. Chamber of Commerce - February 2015

Protecting American Intellectual Property Vital to Economic Growth

The Hill - February 12, 2015

Qualcomm, Perfect 10, Sandy Hook Intellectual Property
Bloomberg Business - February 12, 2015

Will Congress be misled on patent reform again?
IPWatchdog - January 5, 2015


The Future of US Innovation Might Rest on This Obscure Patent Lawsuit

Washington Post - December 15, 2014

India Needs to Adopt New Intellectual Property Rights Protection Norms: US
The Economic Times - November 24, 2014

Big Tech Winning Battle with 'Patent Trolls'
Reuters - October 22, 2014

Scientific Publishing: Grand Openings
The Economist - September 27, 2014

Innovation: Patents that Kill
The Economist - August 8, 2014

The Evidence Is In: Patent Trolls Do Hurt Innovation
Harvard Business Review - July 25, 2014

Big patent troll loses infringement case as Alice Corp. ruling takes hold
Tech Transfer Central - July 22, 2014

Patents Are Eating the World and Hurting Innovation
Harvard Business Review - June 26, 2014

A New Tool in the Battle Against Patent Trolls: Shame
Wall Street Journal - May 22, 2014

How the Supreme Court Could Reshape the Tech Patent Landscape
NPR - May 1, 2014

Law Society urges people to leave instructions for their digital legacy
The Guardian - April 16, 2014

India's Lawless War on Intellectual Property
Wall Street Journal - March 23, 2014

Copyright Fair Use Clause Fails to Persuade George Brandis

The Guardian - February 14, 2014

Standing Up to the Anti-Patent Beanball
IPWatchdog - January 1, 2014


Congress Takes On Abusive Patent Suits

New York Times - November 30, 2013

Under Financial Pressure, Universities Give Patent Buyers a Closer Look
The Chronicle of Higher Education - October 25, 2013 

Proof: R&D Investment Pays Off
R&D - October 11, 2013

Tech Giants Fear Spread of Patent Wars to Europe
New York Times - September 25, 2013

Universities struggle to make patents pay
Nature - September 24, 2013

Patent Law Changes Alter Entrepreneurs' Planning
USA Today - September 15, 2013

VC, Startup Survey Addresses Whether Patent Assertions Help Or Hurt, And What To Do If You Get Hit
Tech Chrunch - September 6, 2013

Taking an Invention from Idea to the Store Shelf
New York Times - August 23, 2013

Google Adds 79 Cloud And Big Data Patents To Its Open Patent Non-Assertion Pledge
Tech Crunch - August 8, 2013

House Bill Would Exempt Patent Office from Sequestration
The Hill - June 28, 2013

PATENT Jobs Act Seeks to Exempt USPTO from Sequestration
IPWatchdog - June 28, 2013

Supreme Court Rules Human Genes May Not Be Patented
New York Times - June 13, 2013

How to End the Patent Wars
Bloomberg - June 11, 2013

What’s at Stake in the Supreme Court Decision in 'AMP v. Myriad Genetics'
The Nation - June 5, 2013

US Should Get Tough On Chinese IP Theft, Committee Warns
Forbes - May 23, 2013

The Commission on the Theft of American Intellectual Property Report
The IP Commission - May 22, 2013

Notice of Public Hearing and Request for Comments on Matters Related to the Harmonization of Substantive Patent Law
Federal Register - February 1, 2013

NSF Survey: 20 Percent of U.S. Businesses Performing or Funding R&D Applied for U.S. Patents in 2008
NSF Press Release - February 15, 2013

How Innovative Is China?  Valuing Patents
Economist - January 5, 2013


The Real Toll of Patent Trolls

Inc. Magazine - December 13, 2012