Monthly Archives: August 2019

Texas Patent Lawyers and Agents, Second Most of Any State

By Texas patent lawyer, Vincent Allen. As of August 24, 2019, there are 12,083 registered patent agents and 35,331 registered patent lawyers.  Patent lawyers and patent agents are eligible to practice before the United States Patent & Trademark Office (USPTO). 3,508 registered Texas patent lawyers and agents call Texas home.  This is the second most… Read more »

Carstens & Cahoon’s Waco Office Is Now Open

Picture of bridges over Brazos River in Waco, Texas

Carstens & Cahoon, LLP is an intellectual property law firm founded in Dallas in 1998. For the first time, the firm is opening a satellite office and has chosen Waco, Texas for that office. Some of the firm’s attorneys have close ties to Waco and selected Waco because of this and Judge Albright’s growing patent… Read more »

USPTO Requires Foreign Trademark Applicants to Appoint U.S. Attorney

Written by Vincent Allen The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) now requires that any applicant, registrant or party to a trademark proceeding whose domicile is not located within the U.S. must be represented by a U.S. attorney. You can find the new rule at 37 C.F.R. § 2.11. The rule was effective August 3,… Read more »