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PTOS August Trivia brought to you by the PTOS Social Committee

Join PTOS for individual Trivia on the following dates and be entered into a raffle for a chance to win. Use the attached Calendar Planners to remind you of each event start time.

Trivia events will be available as follows:
August Trivia Raffle 1 – Summer Olympics and Record Setting Athletes - Monday 8/2/21 starting at 12:00 PM ET through Friday 8/31/21 ending at 5:00 PM ET.
https://social.ptos.org/AUGUST1
August Trivia Raffle 2 – BBQ & Summertime Trivia – Monday 8/9/21 starting at 12:00 PM ET through Friday 8/31/21 ending at 5:00 PM ET.
https://social.ptos.org/AUGUST2
August Trivia Raffle 3 – Blockbuster Films of Summer and Superhero Logos – Monday 8/16/21 starting at 12:00 PM ET through Friday 8/31/21 ending at 5:00 PM ET.
https://social.ptos.org/AUGUST3
August Trivia Raffle 4 – IQ Test and Weights & Measurements – Monday 8/23/21 starting at 12:00 PM ET through Friday 8/31/21 ending at 5:00 PM ET.
https://social.ptos.org/AUGUST4

Must use your real name and valid email address in order to win. Only one prize per member

$10 Gift Card will be awarded to the winner of each of the raffles and the winners will have a choice of a gift card and will be notified via email.

Questions, please contact robert.hodge@uspto.gov, david.lotter@uspto.gov, shelby.turner1@uspto.gov or seahvosh.nikmanesh@uspto.gov
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The PTOS Education Committee proudly presents

 

Case Round-up: January-July 2021

Presented by Daniel Kazhdan

Tuesday, August 3, 2021

2:30pm – 3:30pm EST

 

Please click the WebEx link to register and confirm your attendance in advance.

https://uspto.webex.com/uspto/onstage/g.php?MTID=ed17bd93c98874c049a14b64c6419baff

Event number:

199 306 3054

Event password:

SAsMimNn234

 

On the WebEx Event Information page, view and save the event materials on or before August 2nd.

An additional article: https://www.law360.com/articles/1361028/tech-titans-strike-chord-with-judge-on-ptab-denials-suit

 

One hour of CLE credit from the Virginia State Bar has been applied for.  The Certificate of attendance will be distributed after we receive approval.

 

Since this presentation is not being given in an official capacity, the opinions expressed are the presenters’ own and do not necessarily reflect the views of the USPTO, the Department of Commerce, or the United States government.

 

If you have any questions, please contact Cathy at catherine.loikith@uspto.gov or Anne at anne.kozak@uspto.gov.

 

No other time has been authorized for this event.

 

Learn about the PTOS at www.ptos.org.

Send membership questions to membership@ptos.org.

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 2021 T-Shirt Design Contest

We need your creativity!  Design our next PTOS shirts and accessories!

RULES

      All are invited to participate – members and non-members!

      Designs must be (1) original; (2) in one color; (3) embed PTOS or “Patent & Trademark Office Society”; and (4) incorporate at least one of the following themes:

Ø  Life is good with innovation; and

Ø  Virtually united.

Ø  For questions and submissions, please email PTOS public relations committee co-chairs: Angela.Nguyen@uspto.gov and Rebecca.Eisenberg@uspto.gov.

SUBMISSON DEADLINE

      August 18, 2021 at 11:59 EDT

WINNER:

      The winner will be announced on September 8, 2021.

      The winning design will be used on PTOS shirts and accessories.

      The winner will receive a free shirt with this design.

Announcements
 

Beeradvocate IPA Beer Fest

August 21 & 22, 2021

PTOS Members use discount code LAGERLIFE at checkout for 10% discount.

 

 

Lager Fest in Cyberspace Package: $99.99

Each package includes:

·         A hand-curated box of lagers from twelve (12) breweries shipped to your door from Half Time (perfect for couples or for sharing with your pod)

·         Two BeerAdvocate-branded Govino tasting cups (our standard fest cup to make you feel nostalgic for our in-person fests)

·         Shipping and handling

·         Access to view the live hangout sessions

·         Access to the private discussion forum

·         Discounts on exclusive fest merch while supplies last

·         Invites to the pre- and post-Zoom parties with Todd and Edgar (first come, first served)

Buy Now

 

No Other time is provided for this event.

 

Participation is considered “off duty” time.

 

Questions, please contact robert.hodge@uspto.gov, david.lotter@uspto.gov, shelby.turner1@uspto.gov or seahvosh.nikmanesh@uspto.gov

Announcements

Community Day is Thursday July 15, 2021 from 2-4 pm.

Come visit the PTOS SharePoint Community Day Site (https://usptogov.sharepoint.com/sites/e914efec/groups/ptos)!

Play bingo at 2:45 EST for a chance to win prizes. 

The link for bingo can be found under the “Additional Links” section of the page.

 

Also visit the JPTOS SharePoint Community Day Site (https://usptogov.sharepoint.com/sites/e914efec/groups/jptos) to learn about the Journal and all currently available positions. 

 

Questions? Contact Rebecca Eisenberg (Rebecca.Eisenberg@uspto.gov).

Membership questions? Contact membership@ptos.org

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