On January 1, 2016, the USPTO will publish new and updated goods and services identifications and classifications in the USPTO ID Manual to reflect the Nice Classification, Tenth Edition, Version 2016, effective January 1, 2016. In order to implement these changes, no additional entries to the ID Manual will be uploaded after December 17, 2015. Suggestions to the TM ID Suggest mailbox that are submitted and approved between Tuesday, December 8, 2015 and Monday, December 14, 2015 will be added to the Manual and become effective on Thursday, December 17, 2015. Suggestions submitted or approved thereafter will be added to the Manual and become effective on Thursday, January 7, 2016.
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