PPAC Fee Setting Hearing

The USPTO currently is planning to propose to set or adjust patent fees pursuant to its Section 10 fee setting authority. As part of the rulemaking process to set or adjust patent fees, the Patent Public Advisory Committee (PPAC) is required under Section 10 of the AIA to hold a public hearing about any proposed patent fees. 

The PPAC will hold a public hearing on September 6, 2018 from 9-11 a.m. (ET) at the USPTO Headquarters in Alexandria, VA.

For more fee setting information, please visit fee setting and adjusting page.