NAM supports legislation to protect intellectual property and jobs.
Press Release Summary:
July 1, 2011 - Dorothy Coleman, NAM Vice President for Tax and Domestic Economic Policy, issued statement in support of H.R. 1249, the America Invents Act. This legislation ensures a well-funded and properly staffed U.S. Patent and Trademark Office that can process applications in timely manner, allowing manufacturers in U.S. to bring their cutting-edge technological breakthroughs to marketplace first. According to Coleman, the protection of intellectual property is of paramount importance to manufacturers.
Original Press Release
Manufacturers: Congress Must Protect Intellectual Property and Jobs
Press release date: June 23, 2011