Commissioner of patents

COMMISSIONER OF PATENTS. The name of an officer of the United States whose duties are detailed in the act to promote the useful arts, &c., which will be found under the article Patent.

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They continued to refine it and now hold several US patents on the technology, most recently from the Canadian Commissioner of Patents.
was able to persuade the Commissioner of Patents to extend his patent
These protections are implemented via "secrecy orders," issued by the commissioner of patents upon review of the patent application by the United States Patent and Trademark Office and other designated agencies.
personnel, the Act deleted the position of Commissioner of Patents and
Many of these chapters draw upon texts that would typically be considered "non-literary" (a sixteenth century Nahuatl manuscript on medicinal herbs, Andrew Jackson Downing's Fruit and Fruit Trees of America, the 1852 USDA Report of the Commissioner of Patents, etc.
From the Annual Report of the Commissioner of Patents, information was collected on all patents issued in 1912 to inventors or co-inventors residing in thirteen southern states.
Commissioner of Patents and an injunction was granted to delay implementation of the new procedural rules.
The modern application of the 'manner of manufacture' test was explained by the High Court of Australia in National Research Development Corporation v Commissioner of Patents ('NRDC').
David Johnson, acting commissioner of patents for IP Australia, said in a statement that the agency did not take the evidence of fraud into account when it initially approved the application, but merely determined that the "claimed invention" is unique.
However, the patent document contained a technical flaw: Through inadvertent error, the commissioner of patents failed to sign the document.
QuickLaw (Toronto, ON) has added the decisions of the Canada Patent Appeal Board (PAB) and Commissioner of Patents to its service.

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