Joshua Goldberg of Nath, Goldberg & Meyer enlightens us on why it takes so long to get a patent improved and on a little known secret that can cut the decision time from 2-4 years to 1 year. The cost to take advantage of this program by the USPTO is only a few thousands [...]
The Trademark Modernization Act (TMA), going into effect December 18, 2021, will provide a faster and less expensive method to cancel trademark registrations based on non-use and abandonment. In addition, as of December 1, 2022, the deadline to respond to Office Actions for all non-Madrid based trademark applications will be three months, with a single [...]
Since Fall 2020, the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (“USPTO”) has experienced an unprecedented surge in trademark filings from both U.S. and foreign applicants. The USPTO released a report in June 2021 stating that trademark filings at the USPTO increased roughly 63% over 2020, which translates to about 211,000 more applications. See:Director's Blog. This surge [...]
HealthTech Networking Club, RapidConf event, March 25, 2021 at 8:30 – 10:30 PST / 16:30 – 18:30 GMT HealthTech business advisors present innovative growth strategies for Pharma and Medical Health companies. Panelists include investor Balint Bene, patent attorney Joshua Goldberg and other respected advisors to HealthTech businesses.
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On February 7, 2020 the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (“PTO”) released the “Mandatory Electronic Filing and Specimen Requirements” Examination Guide. These new guidelines will go into effect on February 15, 2020 and appear to be designed to reduce fraudulent filings at the PTO. Most notably, the PTO will be requiring all trademark applicants, registrants, and parties to a proceeding at [...]