27 University Professors Send Letter to Congress Opposing STRONGER Patents Act of 2019
September 9th, 2019
27 university professors have sent a letter to Congress opposing the STRONGER Patents Act of 2019.
UFPR Testifies before the U.S. Senate Committee on the Judiciary
June 5th, 2019
United for Patent Reform member Stephanie Martz testified on behalf of UFPR at the U.S. Senate Committee on the Judiciary hearing, “The State of Patent Eligibility Law in America.”
UFPR: USPTO Must Consider Views of All Stakeholders
March 12th, 2019
The United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) and its director must consider the views of all stakeholders, and Congress should use its
oversight role to insure PTO does so. That is the message hundreds of companies, startups and trade associations representing manufacturers, retailers and high tech are conveying to the Senate Judiciary Subcommittee on Intellectual Property as part of Wednesday’s USPTO Oversight Hearing.
Pushback Derails Company That Thrived on Patent Lawsuits
December 16th, 2018
Shipping & Transit LLC sued more than 100 mostly small companies in 2016, making it the largest filer of patent lawsuits that year. But when the Florida company recently declared bankruptcy, it valued its U.S. patents at just $1.
Patent Trolls and Bad Patents Continue to Be Reality for U.S. Companies
October 23rd, 2018
UFPR's statement on Director Iancu’s Oct. 18 speech to the EDTX Annual Bar Association dinner