|Year of current version:||2011|
|Date of Text (Enacted):||September 16, 2011|
|Type of Text:||Main IP Laws: enacted by the Legislature|
|Subject Matter:||Enforcement of IP and Related Laws, IP Regulatory Body, Patents (Inventions)|
|Notes:||The Leahy-Smith 'America Invents Act' (AIA), which was formerly titled the 'Patent Reform Act of 2011', amends title 35, United States Code to provide for patent reform.|
Date of entry into force: The various provisions contained in the Act’s 37 sections take effect on different dates.
Is amended by
|WIPO Lex No.:||US219|