I’m thrilled to announce to our readers that we have now put out what we believe is a radically new way for us to work in collaboration with colleagues and stakeholders in getting this important job done. The vehicle we chose to bring that philosophy to action is the Internet, more specifically an online discussion tool. Now for the first time in history, the IP world can work with the PTO, together and collaboratively make the MPEP and TMEP into state-of-the-art practice documents.
Tuesday, January 18, 2011
David Kappos (the Director of the Patent and Trademark Office) writes in his blog about the ongoing effort to reengineer the MPEP. They want the IP Community to get involved: