Patent and Trademark Office October 2, 2019 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Changes to the Trademark Rules of Practice To Mandate Electronic Filing
Document Number: 2019-21178
Type: Rule
Date: 2019-10-02
Agency: Department of Commerce, Patent and Trademark Office
On July 31, 2019, the United States Patent and Trademark Office published in the Federal Register a final rule amending the Rules of Practice in Trademark Cases and the Rules of Practice in Filings Pursuant to the Protocol Relating to the Madrid Agreement Concerning the International Registration of Marks. That final rule had an effective date of October 5, 2019. This action changes the effective date to December 21, 2019.