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Latest Reports from the Section Legislative Consultant

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Legislative Efforts 

Legislative Efforts

Letter to U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Leahy and Ranking Member Grassley on S. 1720 and related bills pending before the Judiciary Committee. - February 5, 2014

Letter to U.S. House Judiciary Committee Chair Lamar Smith on H.R. 1249 re: fee diversion - June 20, 2011



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Executive Branch 

Executive Branch

ABA-IPL Comments to USPTO on the Draft 2014-2018 Strategic Plan - November 25, 2013

ABA-IPL Comments to the USPTO on Post Registration Amendments to Identifications of Goods and Services Due to Technology - November 27, 2013


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Amicus Briefs 

ABA Amicus Briefs

ABA Amicus Brief in  Nautilus, Inc. v. Brosig Instruments, Inc., United States Supreme Court No. 13-369, March 3, 2014

ABA Amicus Brief in  Limelight Networks, Inc. v. Akamai Technologies, Inc. and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, United States Supreme Court No. 12-786, March 3, 2014


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International Advocacy 

International Advocacy

Comments to the European Union on the 15th Draft of the Rules of Procedure of the Unified Patent Court - September 26, 2013 


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