Programs and Events
INTA-USPTO Roundtables
Portland, Oregon

Meet with key U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) officials, including Deputy Commissioner for Trademark Operations Mary Boney Denison, at a luncheon roundtable discussion in Portland, OR.

Thursday, February 14, 2013

Lunch: 12:00 pm

Discussion: 12:30 pm–2:30 pm

The roundtable is designed to help the USPTO better understand the needs of those using its services and to offer insights into the USPTO operations. Topics to be covered will include:

  • Recent developments at the USPTO.
  • Customer suggestions for improvements.
  • End-to-end electronic processing.
  • Practice tips.


Craig Morris, USPTO 
Anne Glazer, Stoel Rives LLP


International Trademark Association
United States Patent and Trademark Office


Stoel Rives LLP
900 SW Fifth Ave., Suite 2600
Portland, OR 97204
Phone: (503) 224-3380


Fee-paid parking is available on the street and at commercial parking facilities.

Smart Park and Congress Park are east of the Office Building on the 4th Street side; one is on Salmon Street and the other is on Taylor Street. The Hilton parking garage is on 6th and Taylor Street.

Registration Information

The registration fee is US $45 per person/session and includes a buffet meal. Enrollment is limited to the first 25 individuals who register.

Register online or  download the registration form and fax it with payment to +1-212-768-7796.

Registrants are invited to send questions in advance to ensure there is sufficient time to address them during the roundtable. Please send your questions to by February 8, 2013.

Note: This is not a forum to discuss individual cases.