Joseph Schuman | January 22, 2016

It’s not what the Obama administration is saying about patents that counts these days but what it’s not saying. After a State of the Union... Read More

Joseph Schuman | October 19, 2015

First they came for the software patents, and I did not speak out — because I was not a software engineer. Then they came for the... Read More

Joseph Schuman | May 22, 2015

The patent debate in Congress is all about the “trolls,” except for when it’s not. That’s one of the contradictions illustrating how much... Read More

What goes up...
Joseph Schuman | October 10, 2014

All the historians, economists and patent-system veterans claiming the surge in patent lawsuits that followed enactment of the American... Read More

FTC Building
Joseph Schuman | September 12, 2014

Nuance is an all-too-frequent casualty of Washington debate, where certainty is held to be a sign of strength and an admitted grasp of fine... Read More