Director Monica Riva Talley will be a panelist in the IPO webinar "The Impact of COVID-19 on Trademark Prosecution and Examination" on Thursday, May 28, 2020 at 12:00 p.m. EDT.
IP Offices around the world are taking a range of different approaches to assist trademark applicants with addressing challenges created by the COVID-19 pandemic. On this webinar, panelists will discuss the latest information regarding such measures. Speakers will include officials from the World Intellectual Property Organization’s Madrid Division, as well as private practitioners who can address this topic from both a U.S. and a global perspective. They will address safeguards against missed time-limits and other changes in procedures and operations at WIPO, the USPTO, and other IP offices.