37 CFR 11.401: Truthfulness in statements to others
Taken from the USPTO's TM Federal Statutes and Rules, Last Revised in January 2018
Previous: §11.310 | Next: §11.402
§11.401 Truthfulness in statements to others.
In the course of representing a client, a practitioner shall not knowingly:
- (a) Make a false statement of material fact or law to a third person; or
- (b) Fail to disclose a material fact to a third person when disclosure is necessary to avoid assisting a criminal or fraudulent act by a client, unless disclosure is prohibited by § 11.106.
[Added 78 FR 20180, April 3, 2013, effective May 3, 2013]