IPAS 2017

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IPAS 2017: Food for Thought and Discussion 

Supplemental Statement of JUDGE PAUL R. MICHEL (Ret.) former Chief Judge United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit.
Before the Subcommittee on Courts, Intellectual Property, and the Internet Committee on the Judiciary, United States House of Representatives.
Impacts of Bad Patents on American Business

Blog post and link to article, “Patent Trolls: Moral Panics, Motions in Limine, and Patent Reform.”
Study: Media Use of the Term Patent “Troll” Negatively Predisposes Readers, Courts

Research about how IP rights are perceived.
The Public Perception of Intellectual Property
What is IP For? Experiments in Lay and Expert Perceptions

Report on trends in media use of the term patent infringement.
CIPU Media Survey Reflects High Subjectivity in Mainstream Media Reporting of Patent Infringement Stories

Update of EUIPO IP perception survey of 26,000 respondents.
European Citizens and Intellectual Property: Perception, Awareness, and Behaviour

EUIPO IP Perception Presentation

IP Perception presentation

Commentary on IP education by IBM Chief Patent Counsel and CIPU board member.
Intellectual Property Education Lags U.S. Economy

IP Commission report on foreign IP theft.
Up to $600 Billion in U.S. IP is Stolen Annually

Perspective IP theft by Marshall Phelps, CIPU Vice-Chairman.
Respect for IP can be Taught and Nurtured by Marshall Phelps

WNYC radio interview about copyright in the music industry with David Lowery of rock band Cracker.
Meet the New Boss, Worse than the Old Boss