USPTO's online portals to accept all Assignment Recordation and Examination requests on August 1
Beginning August 1, the US Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) is streamlining the process for following new assignments, obtaining information on pending assignments, liens on patents, filing assignments, recordation forms, and trademark assignments.
Going forward, users will submit requests virtually using the Electronic Patent Assignment System (EPAS) and Electronic Trademark Assignment System (ETAS) strorefronts. Paper and fax assignment requests will be directed to the EPAS and ETAS storefronts for digital submissions. Read more