USPTO Redesigns Patent Covers For 10 Millionth Patent

Law360 (March 12, 2018, 6:58 PM EDT) -- For only the second time in the last 100 years, the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office has redesigned the patent cover it issues to inventors, unveiling the new look during the South by Southwest festival in Texas on Sunday to mark patent number 10 million, which will issue later this year.

The patent grant cover, which represents the physical document issued upon the granting of a U.S. patent, has seen fewer than a dozen basic designs since President George Washington granted the first patent in 1790,...
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