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Apr 24, 2018, 11:52 ET Statement From John Thorne - General Counsel High Technology Inventors Alliance In Response To Supreme Court Decision Oil States Energy Services, LLC vs. Greene's Energy Group, LLC, et al.

"The Court's decision confirms that Congress has the power to direct the Patent Office to correct its own errors. The decision preserves an important ...


Apr 18, 2018, 05:09 ET Statement by John Thorne - General Counsel of the High Tech Inventors Alliance In reaction to Director Andrei Iancu's Testimony Before the Senate Judiciary Committee

"HTIA supports Director Iancu's efforts to enhance innovation through a strong, reliable, and predictable patent ecosystem. Certainly a system that...


Mar 20, 2018, 06:13 ET High Tech Inventors Alliance Opposes Bill Introduced by Representatives Stivers and Foster

Today, Congressmen Steve Stivers (R-OH) and Bill Foster (D-IL) introduced the STRONGER Patents Act. Contrary to its name, if enacted the bill would...


Mar 07, 2018, 06:44 ET Statement by the High Tech Inventors Alliance in support of legislation introduced by Senators Cotton and McCaskill on the issue of Sovereign Immunity

The High Tech Inventors Alliance (HTIA) applauds Senators Cotton and McCaskill for introducing legislation addressing the issue of patents and...


Feb 05, 2018, 06:39 ET Statement From John Thorne - General Counsel High Technology Inventors Alliance On Senate Approval Of Andrei Iancu As Under Secretary Of Commerce For Intellectual Property And Director Of The United States Patent And Trademark Office

"The High Technology Inventors Alliance (HTIA) congratulates Mr. Iancu on his quick confirmation by the Senate. The Director of the United States...


Dec 14, 2017, 06:00 ET HTIA Hits Back at Recent Claims That Patent Reforms Have Weakened Innovation

In an open letter the High Tech Inventors Alliance (HTIA) responded to recent statements on the part some commentators that the patent reforms...


Nov 07, 2017, 18:44 ET HTIA General Counsel John Thorne Statement On House Judiciary Subcommittee Hearing

"The High Tech Inventors Alliance (HTIA) commends House Committee Chairman Goodlatte and Subcommittee Chairman Issa for holding hearings to draw...


Jul 10, 2017, 10:30 ET Eight Leading Tech Companies Form High Tech Inventors Alliance to Advocate for a Balanced Patent System

Eight top technology companies have joined together to form the High Tech Inventors Alliance (HTIA), dedicated to supporting balanced patent policy....