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Performance and Accountability Report Fiscal Year 2008
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TABLE 13B: INTER PARTES REEXAMINATION

TABLE 13B: INTER PARTES REEXAMINATION
(FY 2004 - FY 2008)
Activity 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008
Requests filed, total 27 59 70 126 168

Determinations on requests, total
25 57 47 119 150
Requests granted: 25 54 43 118 142
By examiner 25 54 43 118 142
By petition  -  -  -   -   -
Requests denied  -  3  4   1   8

Requests known to have related litigation
 5 29 32  81 115

Filings by discipline, total
27 59 70 126 168
Chemical  6 17 17  30  38
Electrical  7 20 27  53  67
Mechanical 14 22 26  43  63

Notes:

- Represents zero.

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