Joseph Matal

Joseph Matal

Joseph Matal is a partner in the Intellectual Property Practice Group at Haynes Boone whose practice focuses on USPTO post-issuance proceedings and Federal Circuit appeals. He previously served as both the U.S. Patent and Trademark’s Acting Director and Acting Solicitor.


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Ten Years of the America Invents Act: Toward a More Objective and Accurate Patent System

When the America Invents Act (AIA) was before Congress a decade ago, it was heralded as the first comprehensive patent law since the 1952 Act. Ten years’ perspective …
By Joseph Matal
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