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Patent, Trademark, and Copyright Regulations, with August 2017 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.  

New rules in the August 2017 update:

USPTO

  • Corrections to revisions of TTAB rules
  • Revival of abandoned trademark applications
  • Amendments to Patent Cooperation Treaty rules

Copyright Office

  • Group registration
  • Supplemental registration
  • Electronic signatures
  • Disruption of electronic systems
  • Technical amendments to the DMCA

Copyright Royalty Board

  • Electronic filing of claims
  • CRB organization
  • Mechanical licenses

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 is the Director of Legal Affairs for the American Intellectual Property Law Association (AIPLA) and was formerly the Managing Editor of Bloomberg BNA’s Patent, Trademark & Copyright Journal.

 

Contents

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