Published on 11 January 2013 @ 1:09 pm
After A Tough 2012, IP Owners In US Face An Uncertain 2013
By Steven Seidenberg for Intellectual Property Watch
Intellectual property owners in the United States may be happy to see the end of 2012. Among the notable setbacks they suffered last year: Congress refused to expand remedies against online infringement, the Supreme Court raised the bar for patentable inventions, and lower courts repeatedly denied injunctions against patent infringement. It is unclear, however, if IP owners will fare better in 2013.