Patents – Small Entity Definition Change Effective January 1, 2024

2024-02-14T17:11:46+00:00

The definition of small entity changed on January 1, 2024 to include entities with fewer than 100 employees, rather than 50 or fewer employees under the old rules.  Applicants who were previously considered standard entities under the old rules and qualify as a small entity under the new rules, with fewer than 100 employees as [...]