Lee will not be confirmed before next Congress
Michelle Lee provided details on the USPTO’s guidance on eligible subject matter in light of Alice at a Senate confirmation hearing, but Senator Grassley indicated that members of the next Congress should be given the chance to ask questions before she can be confirmed
A Senate Judiciary Committee confirmation hearing took place today for Michelle Lee, nominated to serve as USPTO director, and Daniel Marti, nominated to serve as US Intellectual Property Enforcement Coordinator (IPEC).
Senator Patrick Leahy, chairman of the Senate Judiciary...
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