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Brad Pedersen responds to the New York Times: Focus on quality to improve America’s patent system

Apr 28, 2022 | Intellectual Property, Patent Law

Patterson Thuente IP Principal and registered patent attorney Brad Pedersen has authored a new article published yesterday in IP Watchdog — one of the world’s leading intellectual property publications focusing on patents, innovation policy, trade secrets, copyrights and trademarks.

The article is a response to “Save America’s Patent System” — a recent editorial opinion from the New York Times that lays out the Board’s solutions for reforming the “many failings” of the patent system.

Brad Pedersen: “What is needed to keep pace with the exponential increases in knowledge and innovation is a more tailored approach to patent examination and protection coupled with clearly defined benchmarks for the quality standards expected from the patent system,”

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