The United States Patent System - The Change is Coming! - Part II


As outlined in the previoius article, the United States patent system will move from a first-to-invest system to a first-to-file system on March 16, 2013 pursuant to the America Invents Act (AIA). One of the more interesting changes imposed on the United States patent system by the AIA is the redefinition of prior art.

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