Federal Holidays

Date Holiday Name
Sep-04 Labor Day


Date Holiday Name
Sep-09 Carl Garner Federal Lands Cleanup Day
Sep-10 National Grandparents Day
Sep-11 Patriot Day
Sep-15 National POW/MIA Recognition Day
Sep-17 Constitution Day and Citizenship Day
Sep-18 Air Force Birthday
Sep-18 Constitution Day and Citizenship Day observed
Sep-24 Gold Star Mother’s Day

IP Facts

Date Events
September 4, 1888 George Eastman patents 1st roll-film camera & registers “Kodak”
September 7, 1915 Johnny Gruelle patents his Raggedy Ann doll (US Patent D47789)
September 10, 1846 Elias Howe takes out a patent for the sewing machine
September 12, 1909 World’s first patent for synthetic rubber granted to German chemist Fritz Hofmann
September 16, 2011 America Invents Act (AIA) was passed by Congress and was signed into law by President Barack Obama
September 19, 1883 Waterman Li filed a patent on Fountain-pen (US293545A)
September 20, 2000 Patent on RSA cryptograph algorithm ends
September 22, 1903 Italo Marchiony granted patent for ice cream cone

IP Conferences

Dates Conference
September 4 – 6 EPIP Conference 2017, Bordeaux, France
September 11 – 12 LES Scandinavia Annual Conference 2017, Copenhagen
September 15 – 16 5th Pan-European LESI YMC Event, Budapest
September 17 – 19 2017 IPO Annual Meeting, San Francisco, CA
September 25 – 27 PIUG 2017 Northeast Conference,  Iselin, New Jersey
September 25 – 27 Global Patent Congress, Munich Germany 2017