If Biden were to carry on with the Obama administration’s approach to intellectual property law, the America Invents Act of 2013 (AIA) would be the best place to start in analyzing how the president-elect might influence IP law over the coming years. At its core, the AIA transitioned the United States to a first-to-file system and modified the bars to patentability under the patent law statutes.
This post was originally published on the Cardozo Arts & Entertainment Law Journal website on November 23, 2020. The original post can be accessed via the Archived Link button above.
Baal, Ryan, "Intellectual Property Law – What Happens After the “Vote-From-Home” Election?" (2020). AELJ Blog. 257.