As the USPTO fiscal year comes to an end on September 30, I thought this would be a good time to review the USPTO backlog statistics. The currently available data reflects the backlogs as of the start of August 2013, and reveals a decrease in the backlog...
USPTO Operations Unaffected by Government Shutdown….For Now
With many government agencies shutting down all but the most essential operations today, including the International Trade Commission (ITC), the USPTO remains open. With roughly 4 weeks...