Posts Tagged: jobs


Autonomous Vehicles to Include Self-Driving Shopping Carts?

According to the patent application filed by Walmart, the system will utilize a series of docking stations, sensors, motors and cameras to offer consumers the ability to "…
By Renee Quinn
16 days ago 0

USPTO Seeks Two Senior Level Patent Attorneys

The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office is seeking 2 Senior Level Patent Attorneys for their Alexandria Virginia Headquarters. The Senior Level Patent Attorney will serve as the …

Cincinnati Children’s Seeks Director of Technology Management for its Center for Technology Commercialization (CTC)

Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center is seeking a Director of Technology Management for its Center for Technology Commercialization (CTC) in Cincinnati, OH. The Director of Technology Management …

Cincinnati Children’s Seeks Technology Manager for its Center for Technology Commercialization (CTC)

Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center is seeking a Technology Manager in its Center for Technology Commercialization (CTC) in Cincinnati, OH. The Technology Manager will manage intellectual property …

Arent Fox Seeks Patent Agent or Patent Attorney for San Francisco Office

Arent Fox LLP is seeking a patent agent or staff attorney with 2-5+ years of experience in patent preparation and prosecution or drafting in telecommunication technologies for …

Automation will cause worker displacement but will also create jobs

Google, now Alphabet Inc., is one of the world’s most valuable companies but employs only a tenth of the number of workers of past giants of …
By Steve Brachmann
11 months ago 1

What if we don’t have sufficient intellectual property rights?

Fundamentally, patents facilitate access to VC financing, market entry and job creation. Without patents and an effective IP environment, the process stalls and, in some cases, firms …

IP Protection is Key to U.S. Job Creation

While all job creation is valuable to continued economic growth and development, high-skilled, well-paying jobs are the most impactful for sustained economic progress. Evidence suggests that intellectual …
By Dr. Kristina Lybecker
2 years ago 1

Carly Fiorina says Innovation Act only benefits large corporations, not innovators

Carly Fiorina: '[W]atch carefully who is supporting that [the Innovation Act]. It’s not the small it’s the big. It’s the big companies …
By Gene Quinn
2 years ago 0

The Innovation Act Will Harm Income, Employment, and Economic Growth

The legal costs of the IP system should be measured against the value of intellectual capital in the U.S. economy, estimated in a study by Kevin …
By Daniel Spulber
2 years ago 12

In Considering Patent Law Changes, Don’t Forget Impact on Universities

While there has been much written in the past months on efforts to change the U.S. patent system, there has been little focus on the vital …
By Brian Pomper
2 years ago 1

A Strong Innovation Ecosystem is Needed for Job Creation

Speaking without notes, Walker was in rare form. He spoke about everything from job creation to the need to allow innovators to benefit from the fruits of …
By Gene Quinn
2 years ago 4

Are Republicans Abandoning Patent Reform?

In the 10 planned work days during September 2014, it does not seem as if the House of Representatives will take up the Innovation Act or any modifications thereto …
By Gene Quinn
2 years ago 6

Australia Court Says Isolated DNA Patent Eligible, Slams SCOTUS

On the very same day that the U.S. jobs report shows unexpectedly weak growth, the Federal Court of Australia issued a ruling directly opposite to the …
By Gene Quinn
2 years ago 30

Bringing Manufacturing Jobs Back: A Policy for America’s Future

Short-sighted decisions by CEOs and the lack of any leadership, let alone meaningful leadership, in Washington, DC, has placed America on the path of economic ruin. The …
By Gene Quinn
2 years ago 11