Op-Ed

Scapegoating Patents Won’t Lower Drug Prices

In their quest to lower drug prices, some US leaders have identified a convenient scapegoat: patents.

The Law is Clear: There’s No Legal Authority to Control Prices Via Bayh-Dole

On the question of taking action to lower prescription drug prices, progressive lawmakers are of two minds. Some argue that Congress should …

America’s 21st Century Sputnik Moment

Removing patent rights to lower drug costs is dangerous precedent

Walter G. Copan Opinion: Removing patent rights to lower drug costs is dangerous precedent The Denver Post

U.S. patent system weakens: Protect IP to keep American tech at the top

Paul R. Michel U.S. patent system weakens: Protect IP to keep American tech at the top VentureBeat

China’s formidable technology challenge

Paul R. Michel https://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2022/mar/16/chinas-formidable-technology-challenge/ The International Business Times

The U.S. must fix its innovation engine: the patent system

Adam Mossoff The U.S. must fix its innovation engine: the patent system STAT

US Economy 2022: Diversity And Inclusion For The Heartland

Paul R. Michel https://www.ibtimes.com/us-economy-2022-diversity-inclusion-heartland-3425396 The International Business Times

Lawmakers want to weaken U.S. patents that made new anti-COVID pills possible. We should do everything to protect them

Andrei Iancu, David Kappos, and Paul R. Michel https://fortune.com/2022/03/04/new-covid-pills-patents-pfizer-merk-ip-pandemic-pharma-health-iancu-kappos-michel/ Fortune

Big Tech is abusing the U.S. patent challenge system

Paul R. Michel https://news.trust.org/item/20220218102516-a1p08 Reuters

Thank You, Senator Tillis, for Recognizing the Need for Evidence-Based Policymaking in Patent Law

Adam Mossoff Thank You, Senator Tillis, for Recognizing the Need for Evidence-Based Policymaking in Patent Law IPWatchdog

The Supreme Court is partly to blame for the Covid-19 test kit shortage

Paul R. Michel The Supreme Court is partly to blame for the Covid-19 test kit shortage STAT (Also published by the Boston Globe)