Archive: 10 Jun 2013

Design Applications are Now Published in the Kuwaiti Official Gazette

Design Applications are Now Published in the Kuwaiti Official Gazette

KUWAIT CITY– The Kuwaiti Patent Office has started publishing the industrial design applications in the Official Gazette. The design applications are published for the first time in Kuwait after conducting formal examination. After completing the examination and accepting the design, the application will be published in one issue of the Official Gazette. Source: Abu-Ghazaleh Intellectual […]

Debrief on USPTO Design Day Information

Debrief on USPTO Design Day Information

The USPTO held its annual Design day conference on 4/23/2013.   This is a debrief. The USPTO Design director noted that the examiners will no longer accept conversion of a solid line to a dashed line or vice versa, in design drawings, unless the applicant can demonstrate support for the conversion (which is unlikely).  This is […]