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Deputy Under Secretary of Commerce for Intellectual Property and Deputy Director of the USPTO

The Deputy Under Secretary of Commerce for Intellectual Property and Deputy Director of the United States Patent and Trademark Office advises the President, the Secretary of Commerce, and the administration on intellectual property matters. The Deputy Under Secretary provides leadership and oversight to an office that delivers incentives to encourage technological advancement and helps businesses protect their investments, promote their goods and services, and safeguard against deception in the marketplace.