Posts Tagged: satellite patent offices


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, …
By U.S.P.T.O.
5 years ago 0

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 …
By U.S.P.T.O.
5 years ago 0

USPTO Selects San Jose City Hall for Permanent Silicon Valley Satellite Office

The U.S. Department of Commerce’s United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) announced that the San Jose City Hall building, located at 200 East Santa Clara …
By U.S.P.T.O.
6 years ago 0

Sequestration Politics Places USPTO Satellite Offices on Hold

With sequestration finally cutting the Republicans don't seem to be in any rush whatsoever, so the Patent Office which really should be exempt is caught in the …
By Gene Quinn
6 years ago 0

USPTO Selects Location for Dallas Regional Satellite Office

The United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) today announced that it has chosen the Terminal Annex Federal Building as the site for its Dallas-Fort Worth regional …
By U.S.P.T.O.
7 years ago 0

USPTO Selects Central Denver Location for Regional Satellite Office

The U.S. Department of Commerce’s United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) today announced that its Denver regional satellite office will be located in the …
By U.S.P.T.O.
7 years ago 0

USPTO Opens First Ever Satellite Office in Detroit

The Detroit USPTO will create approximately 120 highly-skilled jobs in its first year of operations alone. The IP experts in the office will work closely with entrepreneurs and …
By U.S.P.T.O.
7 years ago 1

USPTO Announces Satellite Offices: Denver, San Jose, Dallas

David Kappos today announced plans to open regional USPTO offices in or around Dallas, Texas, Denver, Colorado, and Silicon Valley, California. These offices are in addition to …
By Gene Quinn
7 years ago 3

Kappos on the Hill,Testifies to Senate Judiciary Committee

Earlier today David Kappos, the Director of the USPTO, testified before the Senate Judiciary Committee at the Senate’s first oversight hearing of the America Invents Act. …
By Gene Quinn
7 years ago 10

Exclusive Interview: Commissioner Focarino — Part 3

In this final installment of my interview with Peggy Focarino, Commissioner for Patents, we discuss the examiner count system, production and Art Units and Patent Examiners that …
By Gene Quinn
8 years ago 6

Proposed Rules for Supplemental Examination, Revised Reexamination Fees and Deadline for Satellite Office Comments

The United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) is proposing rules of practice in patent cases to implement the supplemental examination provisions of the America Invents Act. …
By Gene Quinn
8 years ago 1

Kappos 2.0: USPTO Funding, Board Hiring & Harmonization

In this installment we learn from Director Kappos that the USPTO budget is not a problem whatsoever. While the Office did not achieve a permanent end to …
By Gene Quinn
8 years ago 2

PTO Announces Riverfront Office Space for Detroit Satellite Office

The United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) announced on January 10, 2012 that it has concluded a five-year lease agreement through the U.S. General Services Administration's (GSA) …
By U.S.P.T.O.
8 years ago 3

Top 10 Locations the PTO Should Consider for Satellite Offices

My list is heavily dominated by California locations, and there are probably a couple surprises, but Albuquerque, New Mexico and Syracuse, New York? I make the case …
By Gene Quinn
8 years ago 25

USPTO Seeks Comments on Future Locations for Satellite Offices

The USPTO sees the establishment of satellite offices as an important component of their continued efforts to recruit and retain a highly skilled workforce, reduce patent application …
By Gene Quinn
8 years ago 10