Global Patent Offices Increasingly Share the Work

Patent Offices around the world are increasing their efforts to share work to reduce work duplication and decrease their backlogs. 

In doing so, Patent Applicants should benefit from quicker and less costly prosecution.  A recent article on this topic can be found in the National Law Journal, entitled “Global Patent Offices Increasingly Share the Work” and was written by patent attorneys John Nemazi and Michael Brodbine, of inovia‘s U.S. agent, Brooks Kushman. 

Here they take an in-depth look at the PPH program and other efforts to reduce the backlog in the world’s busiest patent offices.

 

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