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Cloud Exchange: USPTO expands bandwidth through NOAA ‘N-Wave’ network

This discussion with Jamie Holcombe, the chief information officer at the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, is part of Federal News Network’s Cloud Exchange.

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Data quality, framework, accessibility are key to implementing emerging technologies

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Lots of things multiplied in the pandemic, including applications to the Patent and Trademark Office

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USPTO sweetening the deal for COVID-related patents

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Some agencies moving faster than others to roll back Trump workforce orders

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Agency RPA use more than doubled in 2020, but where do bots go from here?

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Legislators look to make a permanent fixture

In today’s Federal Newscast, the Authorization Act would formally require the upkeep of the website where users can access all public reports…

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Financial forecasting at fee-funded USPTO kept agency running during COVID pandemic

Budget forecasting from USPTO’s financial management office helped the agency adapt and recover from a sharp downturn in revenue at the onset of the coronavirus…

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NTEU earns win in ongoing legal battle over Trump’s workforce executive orders

In a collective bargaining dispute between the National Treasury Employees Union and the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, an arbitrator said the agency committed unfair labor practices by implementing pieces of the president’s 2018 workforce executive orders. Those practices, the arbitrator said, also run contrary to a longstanding federal labor-relations law.

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