u.s. patent & trademark office

USPTO Under Fire for Teleworking Abuse


The Office of Inspector General conducted another audit of an award-winning program at the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office that’s been praised in and outside government: Employees are allowed to work from home.

Seen & Heard: Food Trucks Coming to Carlyle at the USPTO


We hear that the City’s Parks and Recreation Department has granted a ‘Special Event’ permit to the U.S. Patent & Trademark office (USPTO) in Alexandria, Virginia to allow several food trucks to vend in the Carlyle neighborhood, for nine straight Tuesdays in May and June from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.