eMod Participant Programs

How Can You Participate?

You can work with and help improve eMod's Patent Center tool by signing up to join the eMod Text Pilot Program or eMod Patent Center Beta Program.

 

eMod Text Pilot Program

Status: Ongoing

Applicants can request to be added into the phases of the eMod Text Pilot Program. During this Pilot, they will be utilizing updated features that will be incorporated into the new patent electronic filing and management system in development, Patent Center. The current electronic patent application filing and viewing tools will integrate with new functionality being built in Patent Center to allow applicants to submit and receive text using EFS-Web and Private PAIR. 

Participants in the eMod Text Pilot Program will have first priority to participate in the Patent Center Beta Program, which is tentatively scheduled for 2017.

After reviewing the eMod Text Pilot Program guidelines, if you would like to register for the Pilot Program, please click on the Registration button below. If you have any questions, please contact us at eMod@uspto.gov.

 

eMod Text Pilot Program Introduction Steps 

  • Step 1: eMod Project Team will contact users to join the eMod Text Pilot Program in phases, based on their registration date
  • Step 2: eMod Text Pilot Program Training/Workshops in phases based on respective introduction dates
  • Step 3: eMod Text Pilot Program participants will be able to file 

 

eMod Text Pilot Program Resources

 
 
 
 
 
 
 

eMod Patent Center Beta Program

Status: Scheduled to Begin 2017

Improvements resulting from the eMod Text Pilot Program will be incorporated into the eMod Patent Center Beta Program, which is tentatively scheduled to begin in 2017. 

Participants will be testing the new patent electronic filing and management system in development, Patent Center. During the eMod Patent Center Beta Program, participants will be able to test current electronic patent application filing and viewing tools that have been transferred to Patent Center, along with new features, such as the ability for  applicants to submit and receive text using EFS-Web and Private PAIR. 

If you would like to sign up to receive additional information about the eMod Patent Center Beta Program, please send an email to eMod@uspto.gov with the subject line “Participation Request: eMod Patent Center Beta Program” to let us know that you’re interested. We will send an email to let you know when the guidelines and additional information has been updated and posted below.

 

eMod Patent Center Beta Program Tentative Timeline

  • 2017: eMod Patent Center Beta Program begins

 

eMod Patent Center Beta Program Resources

(links are inactive until closer to program start date)