What is the "Publication Review" option?


The "Publication Review" button appears in the Private PAIR drop-down list with Application or Publication Number search results for applications subject to publication under 35 USC 1.22(b).

This option allows applicants to enter and submit Correction Requests to data shown on the Publication Review screen to match previously filed application papers. Additional information regarding valid change request types may be found by clicking the Change Request Instructions and Corrections That Are NOT Permitted links at the top of the Correction Request screen. The following information must be included in each request submission:

Reminder: customers must submit change requests prior to the 14th week before the projected publication date in order for the change to be considered for this publication. Paper submission of data change requests is the standard; PAIR is an alternative method of submission.


USPTO FAQ - Questions and Answers (12DEC2006)