Ghost of the Past: Does the USPTO's Scientific and Technical Background Requirements Still Make Sense?

Blake, Corey B.
February 2004
Texas Law Review;Feb2004, Vol. 82 Issue 3, p735
Academic Journal
Discusses a proposal to broaden or eliminate technical background requirement for patent prosecutors in the U.S. Background on the patent law; Ways to reform the technical background requirement; Effects of the reform on patent cost, quality and members of the patent bar.


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