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Patent changes expected to have widespread effects

Over the coming six months, the U.S. Trademark and Patent Office will change the standard under which patents are granted, as well as adding a new process for invalidating them. Local intellectual property attorneys say the immediate effects will be widespread, ranging from a bottleneck of applications to get in under the old rules to a whole different approach to filing for patents.

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