US Senate urged to prioritise patent reform
US lawmakers are being urged to prioritise legislation to curb patent trolls, amid fears that upcoming electoral campaigns could derail efforts to pass pending bills, with the Senate Judiciary Committee set to consider Senator Patrick Leahy’s patent reform bill on March 27
A group of entrepreneurs, investors and inventors wrote to Senators Leahy (right), Chuck Grassley, John Rockefeller and John Thune yesterday, asking them to “push forward and support comprehensive legislation that tackles the growing problem of patent trolls”.
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