2020—Pub. L. 116–260, § 228(a)(2), inserted “The Director may reconsider, and modify or set aside, a decision of the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board under this section.” at end.
Pub. L. 116–260, § 225(d)(1), inserted “or a final decision by an examiner in an ex parte expungement proceeding or ex parte reexamination proceeding” after “registration of marks”.
1958—Pub. L. 85–609 substituted “Trademark Trial and Appeal Board” for “Commissioner in person” and “fee” for “fees”, and struck out “of interferences or” after “examiner in charge”.
Amendment by section 225(d)(1) of div. Q of Pub. L. 116–260 effective upon the expiration of the 1-year period beginning on
Repeal of inconsistent provisions, effect of this chapter on pending proceedings and existing registrations and rights under prior acts, see notes set out under section 1051 of this title.
For construction of amendment made by section 228(a)(2) of div. Q of Pub. L. 116–260 regarding Director’s authority before
For transfer of functions of other officers, employees, and agencies of Department of Commerce, with certain exceptions, to Secretary of Commerce, with power to delegate, see Reorg. Plan No. 5 of 1950, §§ 1, 2, eff.