Op-Ed: What should USPTO Director Andrei Iancu do first?

On Monday, February 5, 2018, Andrei Iancu was confirmed by the U.S. Senate to become the next Under Secretary of Commerce for Intellectual Property and Director of the United States Patent and Trademark Office.

There are no shortage of opinions about what Director Andrei Iancu should do now that he is at the helm of America’s innovation agency. To contribute to the advice Director Iancu is no doubt receiving from many corners already, I’ve asked a panel of industry experts to weigh and give their advice about what should be on top of the Iancu agenda.