TPAC Meeting Summary – May 4, 2018

Last Friday, the Trademark Public Advisory Committee (TPAC) met at the USPTO headquarters in Alexandria, VA. I attended the meeting in person. The following are the highlights of the presentations and discussions; the full slides are available at the end of the post: Andrei Iancu...

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USPTO trademark update: fees changes and new TTAB rules took effect last weekend

Several changes took effect last weekend at the USPTO that will impact trademark users: FEES: Some trademark processing and service fees were changed effective Jan. 14, 2017. Paper filers will be impacted the most. Ten TTAB fees are changing as well. For full details, see  https://www.uspto.gov/trademark/fees-payment-information/trademark-fee-changes TTAB RULES:...

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