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COVID-19 Changes at Patent Offices Across North America and Europe: Update on Rules and Programs

August 12
August 12, 2020
10:00 - 11:00 a.m. Eastern time (New York)

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Patent offices across the world were forced to adjust to the new realities of the COVID-19 pandemic.  Join us for an update about patent office rule changes and programs at the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, Canadian Intellectual Property Office, European Patent Office, Mexican Institute of Industrial Property, and UK Intellectual Property Office. 


  • Canada – Shauna Paul, MacRae & Co.
  • EPO – Ellen Crabbe, Brantsandpatents
  • Mexico - Efraín Olmedo, Santamarina & Steta
  • UK – Amy Bishton, Vault IP Limited
  • US - Nathaniel Lucek, Hodgson Russ LLP

Please check our Coronavirus Resource Center to view updates we have published on topics related to the pandemic.