Oppose the Rohrabacher Amendment to H.R. 3309

From: The Committee on the Judiciary Sent By: olivia.lee@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 3309 Date: 12/5/2013 Oppose the Rohrabacher Amendment Keep Patent Trolls Out of District Courts Dear Colleague: The Innovation Act ensures that patent applicants whose patent applications have been denied by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office can appeal the denial to the Court of […]

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H.R. 3309 Will Smother Technological Innovation

From: The Honorable Thomas Massie Sent By: Seana.Cranston@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 3309 Date: 12/5/2013 Dear Colleague: Please see the below op-ed by Prof. Richard A. Epstein: http://www.forbes.com/sites/richardepstein/2013/12/04/rep-goodlattes-patent-reform-will-smother-technological-innovation/ Sincerely, Thomas Massie Member of Congress

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Technology Startups Support the Innovation Act (H.R. 3309)

From: The Committee on the Judiciary Sent By: olivia.lee@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 3309 Date: 12/4/2013 Technology Startups Support the Innovation Act (H.R. 3309) Support Legislation to Stop Patent Litigation Abuse Dear Colleague: American intellectual property, and patents in particular, drive innovation across all industries. Abusive patent litigation practices, often referred to as patent troll behavior, have […]

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Patent Trolls Harm Consumers and the Public Interest – Support H.R. 3309

From: The Honorable Michael M. Honda Sent By: eric.werwa@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 3309 Date: 12/4/2013 Patent Trolls Harm Consumers and the Public Interest – Support H.R. 3309 Dear Colleague, We write to urge you to support HR 3309, The Innovation Act, which will help to curtail the damage done by patent trolls to the American economy […]

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Stop Taxing Innovation

From: The Honorable Gary C. Peters Sent By: david.weinberg@mail.house.gov Date: 12/4/2013 Join the House Caucus on Innovation and Entrepreneurship’s Letter Opposing the Diversion of USPTO User Fees DEADLINE: TODAY, Dec. 4 – Noon Current signers: Peters (MI), Buchanan, Polis, Issa, Eshoo, Coble, Honda, Moran, Kilmer, Michaud, DelBene, Chu, Swalwell, Deutch, Jeffries, Richmond, Cárdenas, Carson, Perlmutter, […]

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Support the Innovation Act

From: The Honorable Zoe Lofgren Sent By: Harley.Geiger@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 3309 Date: 12/3/2013 Dear Colleague: We write to urge you to support the Innovation Act, H.R.3309, which is on the House floor this week after receiving overwhelming bipartisan support in the Judiciary Committee. The bipartisan Innovation Act would take steps to curb abusive patent litigation. […]

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Main Street America Supports the Innovation Act (H.R. 3309)

From: The Committee on the Judiciary Sent By: olivia.lee@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 3309 Date: 12/3/2013 Main Street America Supports the Innovation Act (H.R. 3309) Support Legislation to Stop Patent Litigation Abuse Dear Colleague: American intellectual property, and patents in particular, drive innovation across all industries. Abusive patent litigation practices, often referred to as patent troll behavior, […]

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Help Community Banks Fight Money Laundering

From: The Honorable Ruben Hinojosa Sent By: holly.bullard@mail.house.gov Date: 12/3/2013 Help Community Banks Fight Money Laundering Become Original Co-Sponsor of “Building Community Banks’ Capacity to Combat Money Laundering Act.” Supported by Independent Community Bankers of America (ICBA) Dear Colleague, In 2012, HSBC Bank was levied a $1.9 billion fine by U.S. bank regulators for violating […]

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Support H.R. 3309, the Innovation Act

From: The Honorable Darrell E. Issa Sent By: ellen.dargie@mail.house.gov Bill: H.R. 3309 Date: 12/3/2013 SUPPORT H.R. 3309, THE INNOVATION ACT Dear Colleague, This week, the House is expected to vote on H.R. 3309, the Innovation Act. As inventors, we urge you to support this important piece of legislation to combat abusive patent litigation. Our patent […]

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