IP Clinic: How has first-inventor-to-file changed patent strategy patent strategy
- John M. Covert
- Managing IP Magazine
Managing IP published an article discussing the change from the first-to-invent to first-to-file system and how different parties would need to rethink their strategies in pursuing a patent. Co-author John M. Covert provides insight from the legal perspective, highlighting the long transition period and its implications for patent filing strategy.
To read John M. Covert's section, view the attached PDF. Managing IP subscribers can read the full article here.