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The United States Patent and Trademark Office said this week that John Doll, the acting deputy under secretary of commerce for intellectual property, will become interim director of the organization when current director Jon Dudas leaves the position next week.
 
The USPTO said Dudas will serve as director until January 20, when President-Elect Barack Obama’s administration takes over. Doll will serve as interim director of the USPTO until a new permanent director is appointed.
 

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