Need some good reading material? Here’s a quick recap of the top March IP news stories we loved diving into this month!

  • “According to a press release issued yesterday, the bill would also require the USPTO ‘to issue reports on the data collected and make the data available to the public, thereby allowing outside researchers to conduct their own analyses and offer insights into the various patent gaps in our society.'” – Industry Groups Urge Quick Passage of Reintroduced IDEA Act, IPWatchdog

In Remembrance: This week, we learned that Dorothy “Dolly” Lemelson, co-founder of The Lemelson Foundation, had recently passed away. Learn more about Dorothy and her life’s work here.


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