Friday Foreign Filing Roundup

Here’s a recap of the foreign filing/patent law news from this week:

  • The USPTO is nearing its 8 millionth issued patent!
  • Smartphones to be equipped with… airbags?
  • The USPTO has created a website to provide information and gather input on the patent reform act.  Read a recap of the site’s purpose & features on the Patent Docs blog.
  • Around the web: WIRED posted an article on the buying and selling of IP, a LAW.COM article commented on the changing landscape of IP protection in China, and Mark Cuban shared his suggestions for improving patent law.

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