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Fees for PTAB Post Grant Proceedings to Jump in January
  • Rothwell, Figg, Ernst & Manbeck, PC
  • USA
  • November 17 2017

The U.S. Patent & Trademark Office (“USPTO”) announced a new fee structure set to take effect on January 16, 2018. Notably, fees for PTAB proceedings


BRPTO and SIPO signed a new memorandum of understanding
  • DANIEL Legal & IP Strategy
  • Brazil, Japan, USA
  • November 16 2017

On November 13th, the Brazilian Patent Office (BRPTO) and the Chinese Patent Office (SIPO) signed a memorandum of understanding establishing the basis


Technology Evolution in the Media Industry Supported by Pilot Program Allowing U.S. Trademark Registrations to be Updated
  • Ladas & Parry LLP
  • USA
  • November 16 2017

Media companies have changed the way they provide their goods and services to consumers as a result of ongoing evolutions in technology. A magazine


USPTO Adjusts Fees for PTAB IPR Proceedings
  • Jones Day
  • USA
  • November 16 2017

On November 14th, the USPTO issued a final rule setting and adjusting patent fees during fiscal year 2017. The new fees, set to take effect January 16


Independence is bliss? Congress revisits proposal for independent USPTO
  • Baker Donelson Bearman Caldwell & Berkowitz PC
  • USA
  • November 15 2017

Inconspicuously located on page 50 of the 63-page 2018 Budget Resolution released by the House Budget Committee earlier this autumn, under the heading


Accelerated Examination for Cancer Treatments at the USPTO: Part 3
  • Marks & Clerk
  • USA
  • November 15 2017

Part 1 and Part 2 of this series introduced the United States Patent and Trademark Office's (USPTO) pilot program for accelerated examination of


Patent Office to implement substantial fee increases for post-grant review proceedings
  • Dentons
  • USA
  • November 15 2017

In a final rule issued November 14, 2017i, the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) has revised its fee schedule, effective January 16


USPTO to increase IPR fees by 33 and PGR fees by 27 in 2018
  • Knobbe Martens
  • USA
  • November 15 2017

The USPTO announced that the official fees for IPR and PGR will increase significantly starting on January 16, 2018. See 82 Fed. Reg. 52780, 52807


Patent Agent Privilege Recognized in Final Rulemaking Issued by USPTO
  • Marshall Gerstein & Borun LLP
  • USA
  • November 14 2017

On November 7, 2017, the USPTO issued a Final Rule recognizing that communications between U.S. and foreign patent practitioners and their clients


PTAB Trial Fees Set to Increase in January
  • Ropes & Gray LLP
  • USA
  • November 14 2017

Section 10 of the LeahySmith America Invents Act (AIA) authorizes the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) to, in part, "set or adjust