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  United States Patent and Trademark Office Home Page
The United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) published a final rule notice in the Federal Register to revise the rules of practice in patent cases relating to continuing applications and requests for continued examination practices, and for the examination of claims in patent applications.
The final rule notice published in the Federal Register indicates that the effective date for the changes to the rules of practice in the Claims and Continuations Final Rule is November 1, 2007.
On October 31, 2007, the United States District Court for the Eastern District Court of Virginia issued a Preliminary Injunction enjoining the USPTO from implementing the changes in the Claims and Continuations Final Rule.
www.uspto.gov   (581 words)

  
 SingaporeMoms - Parenting Encyclopedia - Federal government of the United States   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The government of the United States, established by the U.S. Constitution, is a federal republic of 50 U.S. states, the District of Columbia, and many insular areas, the largest of which are Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands, American Samoa, and Guam.
The President is the chief of state and commander-in-chief of the military.
The United States courts of appeals are "appellate courts" that hear appeals of cases decided by the district courts, and some direct appeals from administrative agencies.
www.singaporemoms.com /parenting/Federal_Government_of_the_United_States   (1340 words)

  
 USA States . com - US states Portal
During the 19th and 20th centuries, 37 new states were added to the original 13 as the nation expanded across the North American continent and acquired a number of overseas possessions.
The United States of America is a federal republic composed of 50 states, of which all except one - Hawaii islands - are in mainland America.
The United States of America, which covers the central part of North America, grew out of the British colonies that were established in the north America in the first half of the 17th century.
www.usastates.com   (651 words)

  
 Government
One of the principal purposes of the Cabinet is to advise the President on any subject he may require relating to the duties of their respective offices.
The legislative branch of the federal government consists of the Congress, which is divided into two chambers -- the Senate and the House of Representatives.
The President's immediate personal staff and units within the EOP whose sole function is to advise and assist the President are not subject to FOIA.
www.whitehouse.gov /government   (299 words)

  
 United States Department of Justice
The United States today filed a motion to intervene in Michigan Paralyzed Veterans of America v.
In its complaint in intervention, the United States alleges that the university and its Board of Regents violated and continue to violate Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 and the Americans with Disabilities Act by illegally discriminating against persons with disabilities by failing to make its football stadium accessible.
The United States has intervened in a whistleblower suit alleging millions of dollars of mischarging by Lockheed Martin Corporation; Lockheed’s vendor, Tools & Metals Inc. (TMI); Todd Loftis, TMI’s former president and CEO; and Linda Loehr, TMI’s former officer, director and beneficial owner, the Justice Department announced today.
www.usdoj.gov   (551 words)

  
 GPO Access Online Resources: A-Z Resource List
Public Papers of the Presidents of the United States
Unclassified Version of the Report of the Commission on the Intelligence Capabilities of the United States Regarding Weapons of Mass Destruction
United States Government Printing Office Style Manual, 2000 edition
www.gpoaccess.gov /databases.html   (720 words)

  
 USAJOBS - The Federal Government's Official Jobs Site
Bringing together career SES members and agencies to fill the top leadership positions in government.
A variety of educational opportunities offered by Federal Government Agencies.
This is a United States Office of Personnel Management website.
www.usajobs.opm.gov   (118 words)

  
 FedWorld.gov home
For federal employment information, please see the Office of Personnel Management’s website.
The FedWorld Federal Job Search uses files created by the Office of Personnel Management (OPM).
In 1992, FedWorld was established to serve as the online locator service for a comprehensive inventory of information disseminated by the Federal Government.
www.fedworld.gov   (323 words)

  
 USA.gov: The U.S. Government's Official Web Portal
Libraries, forms, government news, laws, photos, maps, research...
View government web resources for tribal governments and Native Americans.
If you have questions about the federal government:
www.firstgov.gov   (142 words)

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