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Rules of Practice in Patent Cases, 37 C.F.R. 1

Date of Text (Issued):January 1, 1995
Type of Text:Implementing Rules/Regulations
Subject Matter:Patents (Inventions)
Notes:The notification by United States to the WTO under article 63.2 of TRIPS states:
'The referenced laws and regulations define the subject matter eligible to be patented, the conditions for patentability, the functions and duties of the Patent and Trademark Office, the rights afforded by a patent, remedies for patent infringement, matters related to inventions developed with the assistance or sponsorship of the US Government, and other measures that implement the referenced Articles'.
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