Regular readers of this column know I encourage new inventors to spend less time focusing on patents and more time concentrating on the business aspects of their inventions. Most of the time, this advice rings true. But because there’s a debate currently raging on Capitol Hill about amending the existing patent law–changes that could potentially negatively impact smaller, independent inventors–I felt it important to put this issue front and center in this month’s column.
How Patent Law Changes Could Hurt Small Inventors
By Tamara Monosoff