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Assistance to Small Business Owners in Obtaining International Patent Protection

Posted by Merritt J. Hasbrouck on Wednesday, February 15th, 2012

Congress recently directed the United States Patent and Trademark Office (“USPTO”) to study international patent protection for small businesses in consultation with the U.S. Department of Commerce and the Small Business Administration. The study examined how the USPTO and other Federal agencies could help small businesses obtain international patent protection. One of the major considerations…

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