CCIA Submits Letter To House Small Business Committee Correcting USIJ Testimony

Yesterday, we submitted a letter for the record to the House Small Business Committee.  This letter, written in response to testimony submitted for the Committee’s hearing entitled “Innovation Nation: How Small Businesses in the Digital Technology Industry Use Intellectual Property,” corrects significant errors and omissions in the testimony of the USIJ witness.  Our letter to the Committee is reproduced below in full.

2018-07-17 HSBC Letter Re USIJ Testimony and Report


Joshua Landau

Joshua Landau is the Patent Counsel at the Computer & Communications Industry Association (CCIA), where he represents and advises the association regarding patent issues.  Mr. Landau joined CCIA from WilmerHale in 2017, where he represented clients in patent litigation, counseling, and prosecution, including trials in both district courts and before the PTAB.

Prior to his time at WilmerHale, Mr. Landau was a Legal Fellow on Senator Al Franken’s Judiciary staff, focusing on privacy and technology issues.  Mr. Landau received his J.D. from Georgetown University Law Center and his B.S.E.E. from the University of Michigan.  Before law school, he spent several years as an automotive engineer, during which time he co-invented technology leading to U.S. Patent No. 6,934,140.

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