Patents, trade-marks, design patents

by Henry Charles Thomson

Publisher: Bellevue Publishing Co. in Boston, Mass

Written in English
Published: Pages: 372 Downloads: 991
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    • Patent laws and legislation -- United States.,
    • Trademarks -- United States.,
    • Design protection -- United States.
    • Edition Notes

      At head of title: A text-book in readable English.

      Statementby Henry C. Thomson.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsT339 .T5
      The Physical Object
      Pagination372 p. :
      Number of Pages372
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6562457M
      LC Control Number13025334
      OCLC/WorldCa3595849

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filed its brief responding to the USPTO's petition to the Supreme Court last week, arguing that “under the Lanham Act, the consumer is king,” .Onthe U.S. became a participant in the Hague Agreement on international registration of design patents.U.S.

applicants can now file a single design patent application and seek protection in multiple member countries of the Hague Union, similar to the streamlined patent protection afforded by the Patent Cooperation Treaty (PCT) for utility patent applications and that offered by.