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Patent, Trademark, and Copyright Regulations, with August 2018 Supplement

This up-to-date resource for IP practitioners sheds light on the U.S. IP regulatory framework and covers agency policy pronouncements, citations to public laws, vital information governing the operations of the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, Copyright Office, and Copyright Arbitration Royalty Panels, and comprehensive indexes to help streamline legal research. Each supplement includes quick-reference summaries of new material.

 

 


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Description

Meet all the requirements of rapidly changing IP regulations.

This convenient, one-volume looseleaf compilation of all intellectual property regulations found in the C.F.R. is an excellent resource for intellectual property practitioners. Updated three times per year, it covers agency policy pronouncements; citations to public laws; vital information governing the operations of the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, Copyright Office, and Copyright  Royalty Board; and comprehensive indexes to help streamline legal research. In addition, each supplement includes vital summaries of new material for quick reference.  

Patent, Trademark, and Copyright Regulations contains more information than any available government compilation, which makes it an invaluable resource for intellectual property practitioners. In addition, the looseleaf format provides flexibility for adding new pages and substituting revised pages so that the volume, as a whole, stays current.   


 

The August 2018 Supplement adds the following:

  • Removal of trademark interference rules

  • Changes to provisions in 37 C.F.R. parts 401 and 404 on rights in federally funded inventions made by nonprofits and small businesses, and the licensing of government owned inventions

  • Correction to copyright rules on group registration of newspapers

  • Three USPTO memoranda to examiners on the developing 101 law

 

 

Author

Bloomberg BNA authors and editors are practicing professionals with insider perspectives and real-life experience. Learn more about this book’s authors and editors.

James D. Crowne, Legal Affairs Consultant to the American Intellectual Property Law Association (AIPLA), formerly AIPLA Deputy Executive Director for Legal Affairs, and formerly the Managing Editor of Bloomberg BNA’s Patent, Trademark & Copyright Journal.

 

Contents

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