Important work has already begun on CPATA’s competency initiative, a multi-year project to develop and implement technical and professional competency frameworks for agents. Broadly speaking,
CPATA recently released the initial results of the Trademark Agent Qualifying Examinations and the Patent Agent Qualifying Examinations, administered for the first time by the
CPATA Provides Ethical Advice to Licensees regarding the Code of Professional Conduct through new Ethics Inquiry Form
CPATA’s regulatory approach is modern and risk focused. It aims to be proactive, principled and proportionate. This means CPATA takes a regulatory approach that is
Licensees who are interested in helping to strengthen CPATA as a modern, risk-based public interest regulator are encouraged to consider running for office.