14 Apr

New USPTO Fast-Track Program for COVID-Related Inventions

The United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) announced that the Patent Trial and Appeal Board (PTAB) will soon accept petitions for expedited resolution of ex parte appeals for COVID-related inventions. There is no cost for appeals related to COVID-19 in this pilot program, which starts on April 15, 2021. A COVID-related appeal for eligibility […]

01 Apr

Free X-STEM All Access Speaker Series for Kids

Tune in April 20-23 for X-STEM All Access, a FREE, entertaining, educational, and interactive online STEM experience. Content is geared towards students from grades 6-12, but all children and adults are welcome! Through a series of daily livestream events, students will hear from an exclusive group of visionaries who aim to inspire kids about careers […]