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National Inventors Hall of Fame announces 2015 inductees

The National Inventors Hall of Fame (NIHF), in partnership with the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO), announced the 2015 Hall of Fame Inductees, all of whom …
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4 years ago 1

USPTO to host forum to discuss e-filing of trademark appeals

The USPTO is in the process of redesigning its IT systems to take advantage of new technology that will allow end-to-end electronic processing of trademark matters. The …
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4 years ago 0

Mary Denison Appointed as New Commissioner for Trademarks

Since June 2011, Denison has served as the Deputy Commissioner for Trademark Operations, where she has been responsible for USPTO trademark application, legal examination and registration processes. She …
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4 years ago 0

USPTO to Hold Crowdsourcing Roundtable on December 2, 2014

The United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) will be conducting a roundtable on December 2, 2014 to solicit public opinions concerning the USPTO’s use of crowdsourcing to …
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5 years ago 0

Michelle Lee tells AIPLA She Shares Our Conviction

Michelle Lee: ''I’ve spent my entire career engaged in innovation. I grew up a tinkerer, always looking to learn how things worked and how things could …
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5 years ago 9

USPTO and the State Intellectual Property Office of China Launch Direct Electronic Priority Document Exchange

The new service will allow the USPTO and the SIPO, with appropriate permissions, to obtain electronic copies of priority documents filed with the other office from its …
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5 years ago 1

USPTO and KIPO Announce Expansion of the Cooperative Patent Classification System

The latest cooperation between KIPO and the USPTO also achieves the goal of KIPO classifying its patent collection in of the Cooperative Patent Classification system ahead of …
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5 years ago 0

USPTO Launches Redesigned KIDS! Web Pages

The USPTO announced the launch of its newly redesigned KIDS! Web pages aimed to encourage students of all ages to learn about the importance of intellectual property (…
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5 years ago 0

Proposal to Allow Amendments to Identifications of Goods and Services Due to Technology Evolution

Based on user input, including at a recent roundtable, the USPTO proposes to amend its current practice to permit amendments in limited circumstances to identifications of goods/…
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5 years ago 0

USPTO to Host AIA Roadshow in Seven Cities Nationwide

The USPTO specifically wants to broaden public knowledge of the FITF provisions and assist understanding of the provision’s administrative processes to aid inventors and their representatives …
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5 years ago 1

USPTO Trademark System Maintenance Aug. 17 – 18

On August 17th through 18th, the USPTO will perform maintenance on various trademarks systems, so users should expect some outages. As per usual, outages for maintenance will …
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5 years ago 1

USPTO Opens Permanent Satellite Office in Denver, Colorado

Acting U.S. Deputy Secretary of Commerce Bruce Andrews and Deputy Under Secretary of Commerce for Intellectual Property and Deputy Director of the USPTO Michelle K. Lee, …
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5 years ago 0

USPTO to Host Software Partnership Meeting

The United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) will host its next Software Partnership Meeting on Tuesday, July 22, 2014, at the USPTO headquarters in Alexandria, Virginia, from 1:00 pm – 4:30 …
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5 years ago 1

USPTO Launches Glossary Pilot to Promote Patent Claim Clarity

Pilot participation requires an applicant to include a glossary section in the patent application specification to define terms used in the patent claim. Applications accepted into the …
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5 years ago 3

USPTO Announces Denver Satellite Office to Open June 30

The new USPTO permanent satellite office in Denver, Colorado, will officially open on June 30, 2014. Located in the Byron G. Rogers Federal Building in Denver’s central business …
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5 years ago 0