April 2015

The Patent Application Alert Service

By: Sandra King  |   April 30, 2015

On April 23, 2015, the USPTO announced the release of the Patent Application Alert Service (PAAS). The system is a free service that provides customizable email alerts when patent applications containing specified keywords are published. The alerts allow for interested parties to directly access the published applications that meet their search criteria.

USPTO News & Developments

By: Andreas Baltatzis  |   April 8, 2015

I recently attended a couple of events that included representatives from the USPTO. They shared some items of information that I thought were interesting and would like to share. I would also like to commend the USPTO for their continued outreach with the IP community.