PTO Commissioner to Host Online Dialog

Press Release

Brigid Quinn
Maria Hernandez

On Wednesday, December 15, 1999 between 1 p.m. and 2 p.m. (ET), Commissioner of Patents and Trademarks Q. Todd Dickinson will be available online to answer questions from the agency's customers and the public on issues related to the work of the PTO. This open online dialog is the second for the PTO commissioner, and is another example of the agency's commitment to the Clinton/Gore administration's policy of bringing government to the people. Participants will log on to PTO's website at between 12:45 p.m. and 2 p.m. on December 15 and click on the home page link marked, "Online Conversation with the Commissioner," and follow the instructions. Participants have the option of joining as questioners or observers.

Members of the Press Can Participate as Observers.

WHO: Q. Todd Dickinson, Commissioner of Patents and Trademarks

WHAT: Live Online Dialog with PTO Customers and Public


WHEN: Wednesday, December 15, 1999 1 p.m. (ET)