CIOPORA features Patent Agent Stephany G. Small, Ph.D.’s article ‘USPTO Continues to Accept Electronic Filings for Plant Patents – Exceptions Apply’.
CIOPORA is the international association of plant breeders. The association strives to unite national breeder organizations, independent plant breeders, patent attorneys, and intellectual property consultants from around the globe, who work towards growing, enhancing, and synchronizing national and international protocols regarding plant variety protection. CIOPORA and AmericanHort advocated for the USPTO to accept electronic filings for plant patents. The organization will continue its advocacy for enhanced plant patent application options before the USPTO.
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