Feds probing American Express’ business, consumer card sales practices

American Express disclosed on Friday that several federal agencies are probing its sales practices for its small business credit cards and consumer cards. The company said in a regulatory filing that it received a grand jury subpoena in January from the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Eastern District of New York over its sales practices for its … Continue reading Feds probing American Express’ business, consumer card sales practices

USPTO report examines the impact of Chinese government subsidies and other non-market factors on the recent rise in patent and trademark filings in China

January 13, 2021Press Release21-01 CONTACT: (Media Only)Paul Fucito or Mandy Kraft(571) 272-8400 or paul.fucito@uspto.gov or mandy.kraft@uspto.gov WASHINGTON — A new report published by the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO), “Trademarks and Patents in China: The Impact of Non-Market Factors on Filing Trends and IP Systems,” discusses how the high rate of Chinese patent and trademark filings … Continue reading USPTO report examines the impact of Chinese government subsidies and other non-market factors on the recent rise in patent and trademark filings in China