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Temporary patent office will open in Menlo Park

Original post made on Mar 7, 2013

Menlo Park will be the site of a new patent office, albeit a temporary one, according to a United States Patent and Trademark Office official.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Thursday, March 7, 2013, 9:52 AM

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Posted by No-Matter-What-It-Costs
a resident of Another Palo Alto neighborhood
on Mar 7, 2013 at 3:49 pm

A New US Patent Office here in Menlo Park? So much for Sequester!


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Posted by Wassup?
a resident of Another Palo Alto neighborhood
on Mar 7, 2013 at 6:50 pm

What happened to "no new government expenses"?


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Posted by palo alto parent
a resident of Embarcadero Oaks/Leland
on Mar 8, 2013 at 8:36 am

a patent office in silicon valley has been planned for a while, california leads then country by a huge msrgin in patents so it makes sense. the funny thing to me was reading that san jose wants the permanent office because of its access to public transportation, in their cases , the light rail. public transportation in san jose (and most of the bay area) is a joke.


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