FacultyFaculty/Author Profile
Robert W. Bahr

Robert W. Bahr

United States Patent and Trademark Office
Deputy Commissioner for Patent Examination Policy
Alexandria, VA, USA


Deputy Commissioner Bahr serves as an authority on patent laws, rules, and examining practice and procedure; and provides administrative oversight and direction for the activities of the Office of Petitions, Office of Patent Legal Administration, and the Office of the Manual of Patent Examining Procedure.  Further, Mr. Bahr establishes patent examination and documentation policy standards for the Commissioner for Patents.

Prior to his current position, Mr. Bahr served as the Senior Patent Counsel to the Deputy Commissioner for Patent Examination Policy, where he was involved in virtually every patents-related rule making since 1995, including the changes to implement the Leahy-Smith America Invents Act and the American Inventors Protection Act of 1999.  Mr. Bahr began his career at the USPTO in 1984 as a patent examiner, and became a legal advisor in the Office of Patent Legal Administration in 1994.

Mr. Bahr holds a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Maryland, and a Juris Doctor from The George Washington University.
Robert W. Bahr is associated with the following items:
MP3 Audio  MP3 Audio Featured Speaker: Election Reflection - and What It Means at the USPTO, Friday, July 14, 2017
MP4 - Mobile Video Seg  MP4 - Mobile Video Seg Featured Speaker: Election Reflection - and What It Means at the USPTO, Friday, July 14, 2017
On-Demand Web Programs  On-Demand Web Programs Featured Speaker: Robert W. Bahr on Election Reflection - and What It Means at the USPTO, Monday, July 24, 2017
Share
Email

  • FOLLOW PLI:
  • twitter
  • LinkedIn
  • GooglePlus
  • RSS

All Contents Copyright © 1996-2018 Practising Law Institute. Continuing Legal Education since 1933.

© 2018 PLI PRACTISING LAW INSTITUTE. All rights reserved. The PLI logo is a service mark of PLI.