Comments Regarding the Continuation of the Accelerated Examination Program

The following comments have been submitted in response to the notice titled "Request for Comments Regarding the Continuation of the Accelerated Examination Program," which was published in the Federal Register at 82 FR 3758 (link is external) (January 12, 2017).

The comment period closed on March 12, 2017. Submitters may review this list to ensure their submission has been received. If a comment has not been posted, please resubmit it by e-mail to

Please note that the following documents are posted as originally received but may contain artifacts of scanning, OCR, or document format conversion.

A.  Intellectual Property Organizations

    AIPLA (13MAR2017)
B.  Government Agencies
C.  Academic and Research Institutions
D.  Law Firms
    Mayback, Gregory (13JAN2017)
    Mirabel, Eric (17FEB2017)
    Tillman, Chad (08FEB2017)

E.  Companies

    IBM Corporation (10MAR2017)
F.  Individuals