Posts Tagged: manufacturing


Economic Signs Paint Bleak Picture for the Future

Small businesses are the backbone of the nation's economy and those that are most likely to engage in job creation. Unfortunately, the small businesses surveyed tell a …
By Gene Quinn
9 years ago 7

Great Again: Revitalizing America’s Entrepreneurial Leadership

The magnitude of the problems facing our economy cannot be overstated. Neither can it be overstated that a coherent national innovation policy is the answer to what …
By Gene Quinn
9 years ago 6

Inventors: To License or To Manufacture – That is the Question

It doesn't roll off the tongue quite like the famous Shakespearean line — "to be or not to be: that is the question" — the opening line of Hamlet's …
By Gene Quinn
9 years ago 8

IP Exclusive: An Interview with Congressman Jason Chaffetz

Staffers worked with us to coordinate the interview with Congressman Chaffetz, which took place earlier today. I was told I would have 15 minutes with the Congressman, and …
By Gene Quinn
10 years ago 9

Tax Policy Makes U.S. Uncompetitive, Not China’s Low Wages

Many people assume that there’s no way American manufacturers can compete with cheap Chinese labor. It’s just basic economics, right? Wrong. It’s the U.…
By Henry R. Nothhaft
10 years ago 12

What Senator Elect Scott Brown Means for Patent Reform

If you are unaware that Massachusetts Republican Scott Brown was victorious last night via special election to fill the remaining term of the Senate seat held by …
By Gene Quinn
11 years ago 16

Manufacturing Alliance Statement on Patent Legislation

PRESS RELEASE: Washington, D.C, March 3 – The Manufacturing Alliance on Patent Policy (MAPP) released the following statement regarding introduction of legislation to modify the U.S. patent …
By Gene Quinn
12 years ago 0

Patent Reform Legislation Coming to Town

It is almost impossible to believe that given all the turmoil  our economy is facing, with trillions of dollars being spent by the US government as if …
By Gene Quinn
12 years ago 6

US Manufacturers Tell Obama Patent Reform Will Cost US Jobs

Earlier today more than 130 US manufacturing companies sent a joint letter to President Obama detailing their serious concerns about the economic impact that enactment of patent reform …
By Gene Quinn
12 years ago 3