Posts Tagged: president reagan


Michel Announces Retirement; Rader Era Set to Begin

I am just getting back from a week in San Francisco, California teaching the PLI Patent Bar Review Course at PLI’s California Headquarters in downtown San …
By Gene Quinn
10 years ago 4

Kappos on the US Economy, Music to My Ears

Last week USPTO Director David Kappos explained during his speech at IPO that intellectual property law “is widely recognized as the engine that drives our information age …
By Gene Quinn
10 years ago 1

Gates Hurricane Patents Discussed in USA Today

Today in the Science section of USA Today, page 6D, an article titled Hurricane-calming technology?  Gates has plan appeared.  I was interviewed by Dan Vergano at USA …
By Gene Quinn
10 years ago 16

Second Pair of Eyes Fails Innovation in the US

Monday I wrote about how the United States Patent Office is holding innovation hostage, and is treating applicants unfairly, at least insofar as some applicants seem to …
By Gene Quinn
10 years ago 13

USPTO Patent Quality Review Changing for Better

Earlier today I heard a rumor from an exceptionally reliable source regarding the United States Patent and Trademark Office efforts to reform patent quality review.  Quality review, …
By Gene Quinn
10 years ago 16