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Full Committee

The Impact of Abusive Patent Litigation Practices on the American Economy

Type: Full Committee Hearing
Time: 10:00am
Location: Dirksen 226
Presiding: Chairman Grassley

Member Statements


  • Mr. Brad Powers

    General Counsel
    KINZE Manufacturing, Inc.
    Williamsburg, IA
  • Mr. Hans Sauer

    Deputy General Counsel for Intellectual Property
    Biotechnology Industry Organization
    Washington, D.C.
  • Mr. Steven E. Anderson

    Vice President and General Counsel
    Culver Franchising System, Inc.
    Prarie du Sac, WI
  • Dr. Michael R. Crum

    Vice President for Economic Development and Business Engagement
    Iowa State University
    Ames, IA
  • Mr. Krish Gupta

    Senior Vice President and Deputy General Counsel
    EMC Corporation
    Hopkinton, MA