Friday, November 30, 2012

Cooperative Patent Classification (CPC) External User Day Event

On Friday, Dec. 14, 2012, from 8:30 a.m. to noon (EST) the United States Trademark Office (USPTO) will host the next Cooperative Patent Classification (CPC) External User Day event at its campus in Alexandria, Virginia. Information about the event is available from a USPTO press release or on the CPC Web site. The event "is designed to provide external stakeholders with in-depth information about the October 2012 CPC launch package, as well as insight into upcoming CPC training platforms, in advance of the official launch of the CPC system in January 2013."

There is no fee to register for the event. Registration will be on a first-come, first-serve basis. To register, please email your name and phone number to

If you are not able to attend in person, check the USPTO website at the day before the event for instructions about accessing the webcast.