37 CFR 11.901: Savings clause

Taken from the USPTO's TM Federal Statutes and Rules, Last Revised in January 2018

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§11.901    Savings clause.

  • (a) A disciplinary proceeding based on conduct engaged in prior to the effective date of these regulations may be instituted subsequent to such effective date, if such conduct would continue to justify disciplinary sanctions under the provisions of this part.
  • (b) No practitioner shall be subject to a disciplinary proceeding under this part based on conduct engaged in before the effective date hereof if such conduct would not have been subject to disciplinary action before such effective date.

[Added 78 FR 20180, April 3, 2013, effective May 3, 2013]