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Friday Factoid: Percentage of USPTO-Issued to Female Inventors Doubles

Female USPTO graphicFrom 1990 to 2010, the percentage of USPTO-issued patents that name a women as one of the inventors doubled. In 2010, women received one-third of the trademarks issued by the USPTO to individuals (which is twice the share they received in 1980). Source: Bloomberg Businessweek     Jon Wachs websiteIf you have any questions regarding the content of this communication, please contact¬†Jonathan R. Wachs: | 301.575.0302 If you would like to subscribe to receive Friday Factoid in your inbox click¬†here.