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Title 37 Part 11 → Subpart D → §11.705

Title 37 → Chapter I → Part 11 → Subpart D → §11.705

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Title 37 Part 11 → Subpart D → §11.705

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Title 37Chapter IPart 11Subpart D → §11.705


Title 37: Patents, Trademarks, and Copyrights
PART 11—REPRESENTATION OF OTHERS BEFORE THE UNITED STATES PATENT AND TRADEMARK OFFICE
Subpart D—USPTO Rules of Professional Conduct


§11.705   Firm names and letterheads.

(a) A practitioner shall not use a firm name, letterhead or other professional designation that violates §11.701. A trade name may be used by a practitioner in private practice if it does not imply a connection with a government agency or with a public or charitable legal services organization and is not otherwise in violation of §11.701.

(b) [Reserved]

(c) The name of a practitioner holding a public office shall not be used in the name of a law firm, or in communications on its behalf, during any substantial period in which the practitioner is not actively and regularly practicing with the firm.


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