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EFS-Web Issue and Trademarks Systems Maintenances
Due to a technical issue, EFS-Web is currently unable to accept payment using the new stored payment method.
Users will be notified once the issue is resolved.
We apologize for the inconvenience.
The USPTO will be performing maintenance affecting several Trademarks Systems beginning at 12 a.m. and ending by 6 a.m. (possibly on a frequent basis for the near future).
The systems listed below may be intermittently unavailable during these maintenance periods:
Posted at 01:15PM May 24, 2016 in Current Status |
Patent End-To-End Global Dossier, Maintenance Fee Processing System Maintenance Extended and Systems Maintenance
USPTO will perform maintenance on the Patent End-To-End Global Dossier beginning at 11:59 p.m., Friday, May 27 and ending at 5 a.m., Saturday, May 28 ET.
Patent End-To-End Global Dossier will be unlivable during the maintenance period.
The nightly Fee Processing system maintenance originally scheduled to end on Sunday, May 8 has now been extended to end on Saturday, June 18. During the maintenance, the Fee Processing system will be unavailable nightly from 1 a.m. to 1:30 a.m. ET.
The maintenance will cause an outage to Financial Manager and Patent Maintenance Fee Storefront. The maintenance will also cause interruption to payment processing for users of the Trademark Electronic Application System (TEAS), Trademark Electronic Application System International (TEASi), Electronic Trademark Assignment Search (ETAS) and the Order Entry Management System (OEMS).
Users attempting to pay for a trademark order via TEAS or TEASi should save their work and not try to pay during the maintenance timeframe.
Users processing an order via OEMS should not try to pay for an order during the maintenance timeframe.
Users processing a trademark assignment action via ETAS should not try to pay for an order during the maintenance timeframe.
The USPTO will perform maintenance affecting several systems beginning at 12:01 a.m. and ending at 8 a.m., Sunday, June 5 ET.
The following systems and systems that interface with these systems will be unavailable during the maintenance period:
The maintenance will also cause interruptions to payment processing for users of the following systems:
Posted at 05:00AM May 25, 2016 in Planned Events |