Information about proceedings conducted by the Patent Trial and Appeal Board (PTAB), including inter partes review, post-grant review, the transitional post-grant review for covered business method patents, derivations, and interferences.
Possible revisions to AIA trial proceedings for public comment
Representative orders, decisions and notices
Orders, decisions and notices from representative AIA trials
Statutes and rules
America Invents Act (AIA) trials, statutes, and rules; amendments to the rules; reference guide to statutes; and final rules and the practice guide
Resources for interference practice
AIA trial types
Comparisons and descriptions of AIA trial types
AIA trial statistics
Guidance for conducting trial proceedings
Frequently asked questions about trials
Please send suggestions regarding the trials process to the Board at PTABAIATrialSuggestions@uspto.gov.