By Jeff Watson

Jeff Watson is a patent attorney with 11+ years of experience.  He tracks the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office for news.  Please find his most recent update below.

Please find below, links to new rules and/or practice tips for intellectual property:

Request for Comments Regarding the Continuation of the Accelerated Patent Examination Program

Informational Matter Incapable of Trademark Registration

Final Rule Adopted to Remove Personally Identifiable Information from Copyright Registration Records

Copyright Office Initiates Study on the Moral Rights of Attribution and Integrity


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