United States Patent and Trademark Office October 2008 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Grant of Interim Extension of the Term of U.S. Patent No. 4,919,140; AndaraTM
Document Number: E8-24881
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-10-20
Agency: Department of Commerce, United States Patent and Trademark Office, Patent and Trademark Office
The United States Patent and Trademark Office has issued a certificate under 35 U.S.C. 156(d)(5) for a one-year interim extension of the term of U.S. Patent No. 4,919,140.
Performance Review Board (PRB)
Document Number: E8-24065
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-10-09
Agency: Department of Commerce, United States Patent and Trademark Office
In conformance with the Civil Service Reform Act of 1978, 5 U.S.C. 4314(c)(4), the United States Patent and Trademark Office announces the appointment of persons to serve as members of its Performance Review Board.
Changes to Representation of Others Before the United States Patent and Trademark Office
Document Number: E8-23908
Type: Rule
Date: 2008-10-09
Agency: Department of Commerce, United States Patent and Trademark Office
The United States Patent and Trademark Office (Office) published a final rule in the Federal Register on August 14, 2008, adopting new rules governing the conduct of disciplinary investigations, issuing warnings when closing such investigations, disciplinary proceedings, non-disciplinary transfer to disability inactive status and reinstatement to practice before the Office. This document corrects omissions in that final rule and amends the Rules of Practice for consistency with the final rule.
Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request
Document Number: E8-23810
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-10-08
Agency: Department of Commerce, United States Patent and Trademark Office