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Innovation Gadfly
- July 3, 2024
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In the intricate framework of America’s founding documents, patent protection holds a specific and distinct place, reflecting the wise foresight of the founding fathers of our great country. The prominence of patent protection in the US Constitution was no afterthought; on the contrary, it emerged as a pivotal instrument to foster innovation, promote progress, and […]

Andre' DiMino is a technology business executive with an extensive engineering and science background in the design, development, ...
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Innovation Gadfly
- June 18, 2024
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On June 12, 2024, the House IP Subcommittee held a hearing called The U.S. Intellectual Property System and the Impact of Litigation Financed by Third-Party Investors and Foreign Entities. The hearing was about third-party litigation funding (TPLF) related to patent litigation and the perceived national security risks of hidden hostile foreign funders. Some of the […]

Paul Morinville is the Founder and Executive Director of US Inventor, Inc., which is an inventor organization in Washington D.C. t ...
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Innovation Gadfly
- May 7, 2024
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Inventors naturally solve problems that others have not. Tom Waugh had a successful business in Alabama, providing fittings and parts for utility poles and electrical systems. Utility poles must be strong and durable, especially tall ones with many lines. The metal utility poles that existed before Tom got involved required taking large sheets of metal […]

Randy Landreneau, President of US Inventor, has three patents and previously worked in CAD design and prototyping. As President o ...
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Innovation Gadfly
- May 2, 2024
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On April 26, 2024, Representatives Thomas Massie and Marcy Kaptur introduced the Restoring America’s Leadership in Innovation Act (RALIA) in the House Judiciary IP Subcommittee. RALIA is one of those rare bills that actually does what its title says it does. RALIA restores America’s leadership in innovation, which is very much in the interest of […]

Paul Morinville is the Founder and Executive Director of US Inventor, Inc., which is an inventor organization in Washington D.C. t ...