The United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) has formed a partnership with the software community to enhance the quality of software-related patents (Software Partnership). The Software Partnership is an opportunity to bring stakeholders together through a series of roundtable discussions to share ideas, feedback, experiences, and insights on software-related patents.
Federal Register Notice
- Prior Art Resources for Use in the Examination of Software-Related Patent Applications, 644–645 [2013–31492] [TEXT] [PDF] (06Jan2014)
Software Partnership Meeting - July 22, 2014
Prior Meetings and Roundtables
- Alexandria, VA (2013DEC05)
- U.C. Berkeley School of Law, Berkeley, CA (2013OCT17), including Glossary Discussion
2013 Listening Sessions: