USPTO To Remove Paper Collection of Registered Word Marks
Tue, 13 Mar 2007 16:06:00 EST
Oh, the good old days of browsing through the paper collection, endlessly, hunched over with sore eyes and blistered fingers. Okay, it wasn't so bad, but I wouldn't give up searching with CDNameSearch for anything, now. In any case, that era is firmly coming to and end with the USPTO's removal of the paper collection.
"The United States Patent and Trademark Office (‘‘USPTO’’) hereby provides sixty (60) days notice of the microfilming and removal of the paper search collection of registered marks consisting only of words from the USPTO’s Trademark Search Facility in Arlington, VA. This Notice does not concern the paper search collection of registered marks that consist of or include design elements."
John L. Welch has a question, though:
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