Real Progress on Patent Reform?

Here's a link to an entertaining White House video featuring Austan Goolsbee, Chairman of the Council of Economic Advisers, discussing the need to improve efficiency in the Patent Office.  If the PTO can meet Mr. Goolsbee's goals and something like the America Invents Act  becomes law, the system should start to get much better soon.


If you are interested in music copyright, check out UCLA Law's Copyright Infringement Project website.  Recordings and sheet music of the works at issue in some of the best known music copyright infringement cases are available for listening and viewing.  You can search by case name or song title.  The site also features a useful glossary of musical terms.