Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposed Collection; Comment Request; Project No. P131203 #00011

Submission Number:
00011
Commenter:
David Heymann
State:
Alabama
Initiative Name:
Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposed Collection; Comment Request; Project No. P131203
Matter Number:

P131203

The granting of patents for minor improvements in software or device interfaces has stifled competition and kept prices high without encouraging innovation. So called Patent trolls make things worse by holding commerce hostage and putting a tax on trade. I would like both practices curtailed.