What to Consider Before Transition to First-to-File
- John T. Haran and John M. Covert
- IP Law360
John T. Haran and John M. Covert recently published an article titled "What to Consider Before Transition to 1st-to-File" with IP Law360. The article provides an overview of the First Inventor to File (FITF) provisions of the America Invents Act and discusses the implications for inventors under the new system. Specifically, it outlines some factors to consider when deciding when to file a new application, as well as other tips to consider in order to prepare for the transition to the FITF system.
Access the full article by downloading the attached PDF.