12/02/2016 | Managing Intellectual Property Blog

Copyright Notices As Prima Facie Evidence Of Public Accessibility

1 min

Validity challenges under the AIA increasingly rely on non-traditional publications such as web-based publications and product brochures. Michael O’Neill of Fitzpatrick Cella Harper & Scinto discusses the extent to which the publication’s copyright notice, which often is the only evidence submitted to prove the date of publication, is adequate for the task.