Upcoming PTO Events in at the HQ in Arlington:
- August 2, 2018 (9 am to 3 pm ET): PPAC Meeting [Webcast]
- August 14, 2018 (Noon to 1 pm ET): Patent Quality Chat: AIA Trial Statistics from PTAB and Using AIA Trials to Enhance Patent Examination
- September 6, 2018 (9 am to 11 am ET): PPAC discussion of New FEES.
USPTO is planning to exercise its fee setting authority to set or adjust patent fees. As part of the rulemaking proceeding for the issuance of regulations under Section 10, the USPTO will publish a proposed patent fee schedule and related supplementary information for public viewing no later than August 29, 2018.