The White House says the patent law - due to be signed by President Obama today - will be the...

|By:, SA News Editor

The White House says the patent law - due to be signed by President Obama today - will be the most significant jobs bill passed by Congress in 2011. The bill is designed to help the USPTO work through a backlog of 700K applications and reduce the average waiting period for patent approval below the current level of 34 months.