Titles: H.R.1907 — 106th Congress (1999-2000)All Information (Except Text)

Short Titles

Short Titles - House of Representatives

Short Titles as Passed House

American Inventors Protection Act of 1999

Short Titles as Passed House for portions of this bill
  • First Inventor Defense Act
  • Inventors' Rights Act
  • Optional Inter Partes Reexamination Procedure Act
  • Patent Term Guarantee Act
  • Patent and Trademark Office Efficiency Act
  • Publication of Foreign Filed Applications Act

Short Titles as Reported to House

American Inventors Protection Act of 1999

Short Titles as Reported to House for portions of this bill
  • First Inventor Defense Act
  • Inventors' Rights Act
  • Patent Litigation Reduction Act
  • Patent Term Guarantee Act
  • Patent and Trademark Office Efficiency Act
  • Publication of Foreign Filed Applications Act

Short Titles as Introduced

American Inventors Protection Act of 1999

Short Titles as Introduced for portions of this bill
  • First Inventor Defense Act
  • Inventors' Rights Act
  • Patent Litigation Reduction Act
  • Patent Term Guarantee Act
  • Patent and Trademark Office Efficiency Act
  • Publication of Foreign Filed Applications Act

Short Titles - Senate

Short Titles as Reported to Senate

American Inventors Protection Act of 1999

Short Titles as Reported to Senate for portions of this bill
  • Domestic Publication of Foreign Filed Patent Applications Act of 1999
  • First Inventor Defense Act of 1999
  • Inventors' Rights Act of 1999
  • Optional Inter Partes Reexamination Procedure Act of 1999
  • Patent Term Guarantee Act of 1999
  • Patent and Trademark Fee Fairness Act of 1999

Official Titles

Official Titles - House of Representatives

Official Title as Introduced

To amend title 35, United States Code, to provide enhanced protection for inventors and innovators, protect patent terms, reduce patent litigation, and for other purposes.