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  • Cancelling today's (July 8 2024) Monthly S&OS Committee Call

    Hi all, We've decided to cancel today's monthly call and reschedule once we line up our next speaker. Apologies for the short notice, but thought it better to circulate the notice after the holiday weekend so that it doesn't get buried in everyone's ... More
  • May 2024 Updated Trademark Manual of Examining Procedure

    The May 2024 version of the Trademark Manual of Examining Procedure (TMEP) is now available on the USPTO site.  The TMEP is the primary resource for information about the trademark examination process. The update incorporates relevant precedential decisions and final rules issued since ... More
  • Membership Category Working Group

    The Membership Committee is looking for volunteers to work with small, temporary working group to: • Refine the definition/eligibility for student membership. Since the student membership rate has been changed to free, we want to continue to encourage ... More
  • USPTO Seeking Nominations for PPAC

    USPTO Seeking Nominations for PPAC The USPTO is seeking nominations for up to three members of its Patent Public Advisory Committee (PPAC) to advise the Director of the USPTO on patent policy, and for up to three members of its Trademark Public Advisory Committee (TPAC) to advise ... More