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University Associations and Innovation Alliance Statement on Senate Patent Bill

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University Associations and Innovation Alliance Statement on Senate Patent Bill

May 22, 2014

Statement from the Innovation Alliance and six university associations, including ACE, thanking Senate Judiciary Chairman Patrick Leahy (D-VT) for pulling the the patent troll legislation (S. 1720) from his committee's agenda. The groups were concerned that the latest language shared in advance of the potential markup would have overly burdened the legitimate enforcement of patent rights.

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