Fourth Circuit holds that policy requiring payment of USPTO attorneys’ fees stands 09 May 17
On March 31 2017 the US Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit declined to review its decision affirming the district court’s award of attorneys’ fees to the US Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO), approving the new USPTO policy of requesting attorneys’ fees from applicants that appeal to the US district courts. In 2013 the USPTO broke its more than 170-year-old...
Register for more free content
- Read more World Trademark Review blogs and articles
- Receive the editor's weekly review by email