Users who access Private PAIR, EFS-WEB and Patent Center using a USPTO.gov account and need to update their USPTO.gov account name or email address, must mail the completed notarized Certificate Action Form to the Electronic Business Center.
- To update name, select “Name Change” in Block 3 then in Detailed Description enter "in reference to USPTO.gov account". Enter updated name in Block 2.
- To update the USPTO.gov account email address, select “Other” in Block 3 then enter the current USPTO.gov email in the Detailed Description. Enter the new USPTO.gov account email address in Block 2.
Mail the notarized original form (no faxes or copies) to:
Mail Stop EBC
Commissioner for Patents
P.O. Box 1450
Alexandria, VA 22313-1450
Contact the Electronic Business Center for questions.
Telephone: 1-866-217-9197 (toll-free)
6:00 a.m. to 12:00 midnight, Eastern Time, Monday through Friday