“Fraud on the PTO”

Originally posted 2013-12-31 17:51:48. Republished by Blog Post Promoter

Here’s a special guest post on the TTABlog that lays out the state of the law regarding the increasingly confusing, and sometimes distressing, issue for trademark lawyers of what constitutes “fraud” in the prosecution and maintenance of federal trademark applications and registrations.  Anyone doing trademark prosecution or litigation should bookmark this.