K. Lance Anderson (Member, Austin) was quoted extensively on July 28th in the Intellectual Property: Law360 e-magazine article titled, USPTO Patent Eligibility Report Leaves Attys Wanting More. The article discusses a recent report by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office detailing comments it has received about the contentious issue of patent eligibility left attorneys feeling that the office could be taking a more active role in developing eligibility standards rather than rehashing case law and the views of major industries.

K. Lance Anderson has extensive experience preparing and negotiating technology and intellectual property-focused transactions, as well as technology aspects of mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, and other complex commercial transactions. A registered patent attorney, Mr. Anderson also conducts patent prosecution, due diligence for licensing, and acquisitions, technology agreements, strategic planning, patent prosecution, trade secrets, employment mobility, and related operational legal issues. Please contact Mr. Anderson in the Austin office at 512-770-4207.