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Performance and Accountability Report Fiscal Year 2007
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TABLE 23: SUMMARY OF CONTESTED TRADEMARK CASES
(Within the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, as of September 30, 2007)
Activity Ex Parte Cancellations Use Interference Opposition Total
Cases pending as of 9/30/06, total 2,958 1,799 115 - 7,479 12,351
Cases filed during FY 2007 3,220 1,602  35 - 6,327 11,184
Disposals during FY 2007, total 3,446 1,554  48 - 6,123 11,171
Before hearing 3,009 1,528  48 - 6,000 10,585
After hearing   437    26   - -   123    586
Cases pending as of 9/30/07, total 2,732 1,847 102 - 7,683 12,364
Awaiting decision   109    17   - -    36    162
In process before hearingRead Footnote 11 2,623 1,830 102 - 7,647 12,202

Requests for extension of time to oppose FY 2007
    -     -   - -     - 20,281

Notes:

- Represents zero.

1: Includes suspended cases. (back to text)

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