Trademarks

Feedback on Trademark Docket

As Commissioner Denison encouraged at the recent AIPLA TM Committee meeting, I tried out the docket feature and here are comments/feedback. 1. Docket can be populated only by entering SN, RN, mark, applicant owner, or attorney name. It should allow you to search by other criteria, such as email address and firm names. 2. "A collection" of records is limited to 1000 records. I searched by the name that I have used ...more »

Submitted by (@allisonstricklandricketts)

Voting

0 votes
0 up votes
0 down votes
Off Topic

Trademarks

MyUSPTO Notifications

I have received the same email notifications for 8 trademarks each day for the past 4 days. The status is the same as the previous notifications but when I look at the mark online the status has been updated. I have not received the new status update notifications.

Submitted by (@chorn123)

Voting

0 votes
0 up votes
0 down votes
Off Topic

Patents

Cited Art

It would be great if users could upload all the cited art associated with an IDS at one time like a Dropbox-type mechanism rather than one-by-one.

Submitted by (@hirtew)

Voting

0 votes
0 up votes
0 down votes
Off Topic

Patents

Better document descriptions

The document descriptions need to be set up a better way with more consistency as well as updated to include more types of documents. Possibly even a write-in field could be added so users can label their documents more specifically than "miscellaneous incoming letter."

Submitted by (@hirtew)

Voting

0 votes
0 up votes
0 down votes
Off Topic

Patents

IDS form

The IDS form should be redesigned to be more manipulateable - i.e., the ability to delete rows in the middle or at the top of a section, and the ability to paste in a column of patent numbers (for example) from an Excel spreadsheet rather than having to input each line one-by one.

Submitted by (@hirtew)

Voting

0 votes
0 up votes
0 down votes
Off Topic

Patents

ADS Form

Under the Domestic Benefit/National Stage Information section, since the first radio button labeled "Remove" does not work, could it be changed to "Add" instead (that works), so that when we file a Continuation, Divisional, or Continuation-in-part application we can simply use the ADS from the parent application and choose the "Add" button to add our priority application? This would be extremely helpful especially when ...more »

Submitted by (@phealy)

Voting

0 votes
0 up votes
0 down votes
Off Topic