Comments on Changes to Implement Inter Partes Review Proceedings

The following comments have been submitted in response to Changes to Implement Inter Partes Review Proceedings of the Leahy-Smith America Invents Act, published in the Federal Register at 77 Fed. Reg. 7041 (Feb. 10, 2012).

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Intellectual Property Organizations

American Bar Association Section of Intellectual Property Law, American Intellectual Property Law Association, and Intellectual Property Owners Association (2012APR9)

American Intellectual Property Law Association 6 (2012APR10)

Association of Corporate Counsel (2012APR9)

Innovation Alliance 2 (2012APR10)

Innovation Alliance 1 (2012Mar16)

International Federation of Intellectual Property Attorneys 1 (2012APR10)

Japan Intellectual Property Association 7 (2012APR10)

Japan Patent Attorneys Association 2 (2012Mar29)

Minnesota Intellectual Property Law Association 2 (2012APR10)

Public Patent Foundation 2 (2012APR10)

Law Firms

Coats Bennett (2012APR10)

Foley and Lardner LLP (2012APR9)

Hunton and Williams (2012APR9)

Oblon, Spivak, McClelland, Maier and Neustadt 2 (2012APR11)

Oliff and Berridge 3 (2012APR11)

Schwegman, Lundberg and Woessner 3 (2012APR11)

Sterne, Kessler, Goldstein and Fox 3 (2012APR10)


Abbott Laboratories 1 (2012Apr10)

Business Software Alliance 1 (2012Apr9)

Cummins Allison Corp (2012Apr9)

Genentech 2 (2012Apr9)

IBM 5 (2012Apr6)

Intel Corporation (2012Apr10)

Intellectual Ventures LLC 1 (2012Apr9)

Microsoft 1 (2012Apr10)

Novartis Corporation 1 (2012APR9)

Novo Nordisk (2012APR9)

Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America (2012APR10)

Research in Motion 4 (2012APR10)

SAS Institute 1 (2012APR9)

Semiconductor Industry Association (2012APR10)

Verizon, Google, Cisco, Intuit, and Symantec (2012APR9)


Asher, Robert (2012MAR14)

Burchfiel, Kenneth (2012APR10)

Flores, Christopher (2012MAR12)

Hayden, Craig W. (2012APR7)

Jennings, Earle (2012FEB28)

Julie Goldemberg and R. Polk Wagner (2012APR10)

Lelkes, Robert 2 (2012APR10)

Linck, Nancy J. 2 (2012APR10)

Lindeen, Gordon 2 (2012FEB17)

Lindeen, Gordon 3 (2012FEB17)

Matthew Smith and Andrew Baluch (2012APR5)

Millet, Marcus J. 4 (2012APR11)

Rippingdale, Jan (2012APR6)

Stoner, Bruce (2012APR9)

Sundby, Suzannah 1 (2012APR10)

Vepachedu, Rao (2012MAR23)

Walsh, Edmund J. (2012APR9)