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Andrei Iancu is your new USPTO director – now what?

Michael Loney


The new USPTO director has a number of issues to address such as subject matter eligibility and fee diversion. He will have a big influence at the PTAB, where the director has broad powers to set rules

Andrei IancuSo the USPTO has a new permanent director following Senate confirmation of Andrei Iancu in a 94-0 vote. Now the hard work begins.

Associations and observers have been quick to congratulate Iancu. Among those having kind words when welcoming him...




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