SGR Partner Scott Woldow was recently featured in the International Trademark Association’s monthly bulletin regarding a Panel Discussion Scott gave to the Trademark Examination Division. The topic he spoke on was called “A View from the Outside”. Former Trademark Examiners discussed the differences between being an Examiner with the USPTO and being a trademark attorney in outside practice.
SGR Partner Scott Woldow is a member of INTA’s Government Officials Training Committee’s USPTO Subcommittee. Each year, INTA’s GOT Committee collaborates with the U.S. Intellectual Property Office (USPTO) on an Industry Training presentation for the USPTO’s examining attorneys and staff. The industry trainings provide a forum whereby an industry sector and an IP office come together to share information on the latest trends within the industry that may affect the examination of trademark applications. The trainings allow examiners to hear about common trademark challenges facing in-house counsel and the outside bar. The trainings establish a direct line of communication between the examiners and… Read more