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An Act to Correct and Improve Certain Provisions of the Leahy-Smith America Invents Act and Title 35, United States Code (Public Law No. 112-274)

Year of current version:2013
Date of entry into force of original text:January 14, 2013
Date of Text (Enacted):January 14, 2013
Type of Text:Main IP Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:IP Regulatory Body, Patents (Inventions)
Notes:
This Act makes a number of technical corrections to the Leahy-Smith America Invents Act (AIA) and title 35 of the United States Code.
It contains the amendments concerning the elimination of dead zones (Section 1(d)), the time for filing an inventor's oath or declaration (Section 1(f)), the modification of requirements and time periods for activities relating to patent term adjustments (Section 1(h)), and derivation proceedings (Section 1(k)).

Date of entry into force: See Section 1(n), entitled 'Effective Date'.
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An Act to Correct and Improve Certain Provisions of the Leahy-Smith America Invents Act and Title 35, United States Code (Public Law No. 112-274) An Act to Correct and Improve Certain Provisions of the Leahy-Smith America Invents Act and Title 35, United States Code (Public Law No. 112-274), Complete document (pdf) [125 KB]

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