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Elizabeth Dougherty Answers all Your USPTO Questions

September 26 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm EDT

We’ll sit down with Elizabeth Dougherty, Director of the USPTO’s Eastern Region, one of five regional heads in the United States. The Eastern Regional Outreach Office serves Connecticut, Delaware, District of Columbia, Georgia, Florida, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, Puerto Rico, Rhode Island, South Carolina, Vermont, Virginia, and West Virginia.

The office’s goal is to promote innovation and stimulate the economy by connecting entrepreneurs to government resources, supporting students and teachers through our STEM education programs, gathering feedback from regional stakeholders, and recruiting diverse talent from the region.

Elizabeth has more than 25 years of experience working at the USPTO and is a member of a member of the Virginia Bar, the Giles S. Rich American Inn of Court, the Pauline Newman American Inn of Court, the American Bar Association, the Federal Circuit Bar Association, the American Intellectual Property Law Association, the Patent and Trademark Office Society, the Supervisory Patent Examiners and Classifiers Organization, Women in Science and Engineering, Federally Employed Women, and the Network of Executive Women.


September 26
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm EDT


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