European IP Office Deadlines Extended:

OGRP continues to follow the evolving changes and challenges to our client’s rights, both in the US and internationally,  during the COVID-19 pandemic.  The following IP Offices have issued statements that deadlines will or may be extended in light of the impact of...

Coronavirus Outbreak Relief

The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office(USPTO) issued a notice on March 16, 2020 that it will provide relief to patent and trademark applicants and owners affected by the coronavirus outbreak. For patent applicants or patent owners who were unable to timely reply to an...

AFCP 2.0 Extended

On September 23, 2019, the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) announced that the After Final Consideration Pilot 2.0 (AFCP 2.0) has been extended through September 30, 2020. AFCP 2.0 is part of the USPTO’s on-going efforts towards compact...

OGRP at INTA In Boston- May 2019

OGRP will be well represented at the INTA annual meeting in Boston this year.  The following lawyers will be there: Charles Ruggiero- Partner Terrence J. McAllister- Partner Ned McMahon- Partner John Yankovich- Partner Erica G. Dorsey- Partner Jeffrey J. Scepanski-...