Environmental Initiatives and the Role of the USPTO'S Green Technology Pilot Program

By Sarah M. Wong* * J.D. Candidate, 2012, Marquette University Law School. Excerpt from Environmental Initiatives and the Role of the USPTO'S Green Technology Pilot Program , 16 Marq. Intell. Prop. L. Rev. 233 (Winter 2012) I. Introduction The United States (U.S.) has entered a heightened...

Green Patent Blog: With Pilot Past, How to Get Green Patents Fast

With the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office Green Technology Pilot Program closed, it's time to think outside the box (and outside the country) The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) Green Technology Pilot Program is now history. As of February 27, 2012 petition number 3,500 had been granted...