Patent reform

  • Apple And Google Agree To Dismiss All Direct Legal Action Between Themselves

    Apple And Google Agree To Dismiss All Direct Legal Action Between Themselves

    Late today, Apple and Google announced that they have agreed to dismiss direct lawsuits aimed at one another, and will work together to help push patent reform forward. It’s a huge change for the two companies, which compete on everything from music sales, to productivity tools, to cloud storage, to mobile app distribution, and so forth. According to a source speaking to GigaOm, about… Read More

  • Senate Patent Reform Bill Delayed Yet Again

    Senate Patent Reform Bill Delayed Yet Again

    A bi-partisan Senate bill aimed at curbing abuse of the U.S. patent system has been handed another setback today, with Senate Judiciary Chairman Patrick Leahy (D-Vt.) announcing that, for the fourth time, consideration of the Patent Transparency and Improvements Act will be postponed. Read More