Connecticut Law Tribune Quotes Beth Alquist on Impact of New Patent Law
Publisher: Connecticut Law Tribune
February 6, 2012
Changes to U.S. patent law could have a significant impact on law firms, according to an article in the Connecticut Law Tribune. Beth Alquist tells the publication that Day Pitney is ready for the changes ahead, as the firm is "always investing in the infrastructure of [its] patent practice." The new regulations, which alter the patent system from "first to invent" to "first to file," are a result of the America Invents Act that President Obama signed into law in September 2011.
Day Pitney Partner and chair of the Patent Prosecution and Counseling group George Chaclas was featured in a Q&A on Law.com titled, "How I Made Practice Group Chair: 'Making Connections With The Right People,' Says George Chaclas of Day Pitney."