The Leahy–Smith America Invents Act (AIA) was passed by Congress and Signed into law by President Barack Obama

In 2011, Congress enacted the America Invents Act (AIA), which ushered in the largest changes to U.S. patent law in history. Many will point to the switch to first to file (from first to invent) as proof that innovators have taken another hit. The truth, however, is that for years the U.S. had a de […]