USPTO issues Final Rule Setting and adjusting Trademark fees

Trademark Alert

The United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) is setting and adjusting Trademark and Trademark Trial and Appeal Board fees for the first time in nearly three years through its Final Rule, effective January 2, 2021. This represents the end of a multi-year review and adjustment process.

To learn more about the fee changes, please visit the Summary of FY 2020 Final Trademark Fee Rule page of the USPTO website.

Reminder – Symposium Steering Committee Call Today at 2:00 p.m.

Hi all

The IP Symposium Committee conference call is today at 2:00.  It should be a short call, primarily focused on members updating the committee on the status of vetting their assigned topics per the Minutes found here:  2017-08-22 SUMMARY OF TELECONFERENCE FOR 9TH IP SYMPOSIUM – sent

The call in information is:

Dial In – (641) 715-3580
Access Code: 711739

Thanks

Jim

Agenda for IP Committee Meeting this Saturday at 9:30 am

The next IP committee meeting will be thus Saturday, September 2 from 9:30 – 11:30 a.m. during the Business Law Section’s Annual Labor Day Retreat.  Here is a link to download the agenda:  2017 Labor Day Retreat – IP Commitee Agenda

For those who can’t attend in person, the call-in info for the committee meeting (and roundtable) is:

Dial-in Number: 1-888-376-5050 / PIN: 8670236698.

This is a meeting you will not want to miss, as the committee will be hosting a Federal Judicial CLE Q&A with Judges Donald M. Middlebrooks and Judge William Matthewman, both from the Southern District of Florida, about litigating IP cases.  Judge Middlebrooks is a U.S. District Court Judge and Judge Matthewman is a U.S. Magistrate Judge.

Here are the minutes from the Annual Meeting:  2017 Annual Meeting

We hope to see you there.

 

Reminder – Next IP Committee Meeting – Saturday September 2 at 9:30 am – including CLE Q&A with Judges Middlebrooks and Matthewman

The next IP committee meeting will be held on Saturday, September 2 from 9:30 – 11:30 a.m. during the Business Law Section’s Annual Labor Day Retreat.

This is a meeting you will not want to miss, as the committee will be hosting a Federal Judicial CLE Q&A with Judges Donald M. Middlebrooks and Judge William Matthewman, both from the Southern District of Florida, about litigating IP cases.  Judge Middlebrooks is a U.S. District Court Judge and Judge Matthewman is a U.S. Magistrate Judge.

For those who can’t attend in person, the call-in info for the committee meeting (and roundtable) is:

Dial-in Number: 1-888-376-5050 / PIN: 8670236698.

The retreat is being held at the Eau Palm Beach Resort and Spa.  The complete Retreat Schedule can be found here.

We hope to see you there.