Obama Comes to Virginia to Sign America Invents Act

President Barack Obama dropped by the Thomas Jefferson High School for Science and Technology in Alexandria, Virginia last Friday to sign the America Invents Act, described by the White House here as “the most significant reform of the Patent Act since 1952.”

Our summary of key provisions of the Act can be found hereand an analysis of the potential impact of the legislation on patent litigation in the Eastern District of Virginia can be found here.