Long Description for the Patent First Action Pendency Graph
The following table presents the values given in the patent first action pendency graph for the last four fiscal years.
|FY 2001||FY 2002||FY 2003||FY 2004|
DATA VALIDATION AND VERIFICATION
- Data source: PALM system.
- Frequency: Daily input, monthly reporting.
- Data storage: PALM, automated systems, reports.
- Verification: Accuracy of supporting data is controlled through internal program edits in the PALM system. Final test for reasonableness is performed internally by patent examiners, supervisors, and program management analysts.
- Data Limitations: None.