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5:52 PM
Mar 03, 2009
 |  BC Extra  |  Politics & Policy

Lawmakers introduce patent reform bill

Sens. Patrick Leahy (D-Vt.) and Orrin Hatch (R-Utah) and Reps. John Conyers (D-Mich.) and Lamar Smith (R-Texas) introduced bicameral patent legislation on Tuesday. The Patent Reform Act of 2009 (S. 515) updates patent reform legislation introduced last Congress (H.R. 1908, S. 1145), which passed the...

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