System Notification

The following list provides direct links to USPTO systems, which may be used in circumstances when WWW.USPTO.GOV is experiencing temporary technical problems.  The operational status for each of these systems may vary.

System name/function Website link

U.S. Patent and Trademark Office Homepage

https://www.uspto.gov

ACTS
Adjudicated Case Tracking System 

Provides online filing and searches of patent Interferences decisions.

https://acts.uspto.gov/ifiling/

APPFT
Patent Application Full Text

Provides full searchable text of Patent applications, and a portal to Patent application images

http://appft.uspto.gov

AOTW
Assignments on the Web

Provides online search of assignment (ownership) information for patents and trademarks

https://assignments.uspto.gov/assignments

Bulk Data: EDH (BDSS) content
Provides a single repository for raw public bulk data

https://bulkdata.uspto.gov

DCM
Digital Certificate Management

https://dcm.uspto.gov/UserRegistration/do/Home

Developer Hub
Provides access to open data portal

https://developer.uspto.gov/

DSCM
Trademark Design Search Code Manual

Provides an online manual for the maintenance and use of automated design mark database

http://tess2.uspto.gov/tmdb/dscm/index.htm

EFOIA Searchable Reading Rooms for PTAB, TTAB

https://e-foia.uspto.gov/Foia/PTABReadingRoom.jsp
https://e-foia.uspto.gov/Foia/TTABReadingRoom.jsp

EFS
Patents Electronic Filing System 

Provides online filing of Patent Applications for unregistered or registered users

https://efs.uspto.gov/efile/portal/efs-unregistered

ePAS
Electronic Patent Assignment System

Provides online capability for owners to file assignment of ownership documents.

https://epas.uspto.gov

ESTTA
Electronic System for Trademark Trials and Appeals

Provides online filing of documents for consideration by the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board

https://estta.uspto.gov

eTAS
Electronic Trademark Assignment System

Provides online capability for owners to file assignment of ownership documents.

https://etas.uspto.gov

FPNG: Fee Processing Next Generation
Provides a place to save payment information

https://fees.uspto.gov/FinancialManager

FOIA
Freedom of Information Act
Searchable Request tracking system

https://foia.uspto.gov/palMain.aspx

IP Assessment
Provides access that allows you to assess your intellectual property awareness

https://ipassessment.uspto.gov

MPEP
Manual of Patent Examination Procedures

Provides patent examiners, applicants, attorneys, agents, and representatives of applicants with a reference work on the practices and procedures relative to the prosecution of patent applications

https://mpep.uspto.gov

MyUSPTO
A portal for individuals and keeping track of all things USPTO

https://my.uspto.gov

OEDIS (OEDCI) 
Office of Enrollment and Discipline Roster of Patent Attorneys/Agents

Provides access to lists and search of patent attorneys and agents registered to practice before the USPTO.

https://oedci.uspto.gov/OEDCI/

OEMS
Order Entry Management System

Provides online purchasing capability for copies of Patents and Trademarks, as well as copies of Patent and Trademark Assignment documents.

http://ebiz1.uspto.gov/oems25p/index.html

OPD: One Portal Dossier
Provides support to Global Dossier

https://opdservices.uspto.gov/opd/services/DocList

PAIR (Private PAIR)
Patent Application Information Retrieval

Provides authenticated users access to status information and documents associated with patent applications, including pending applications.

https://ppair.uspto.gov/TruePassSample/AuthenticateUserLocalEPF.html

PAIR (Public PAIR)
Patent Application Information Retrieval

Provides current status information and documents associated with patent applications.

https://portal.uspto.gov/pair/PublicPair

PALM INFRA

https://portal.uspto.gov/EmployeeSearch/
https://portal.uspto.gov/GauClassSearch/

PATFT  
Patent Full Text Search

Provides full text search for patents,  and a portal to Patent images.

http://patft.uspto.gov

PDFPIW: Patents Images on the Web (PDF)
Provides a way to see documents associated with a patent

http://pdfpiw.uspto.gov/.piw?Docid=xxxxxx

PRPS
Patent Review Processing System

Provides an online interface for searching, viewing, and filing documents for the Patent Trial and Appeal Board.

https://ptabtrials.uspto.gov/

PSIPS
Publication Site for Issued and Published Sequences

Provides access to large sequence listings and supporting tables of granted and/or published U.S. patent applications.

http://seqdata.uspto.gov/

RAM
Revenue Accounting and Management

Provides online capability for paying maintenance fees and maintaining deposit accounts.

https://ramps.uspto.gov/ramfp

Subscription Center
Provides subscription access to USPTO  news and updates via e-mail

http://www.uspto.gov/subscribe

TEAS
Trademark Electronic Application System (Domestic)

Provides online filing system for Trademark applications and post-registration actions. 

Petition to Make Special
https://teas.uspto.gov/gf/spring/nonteas?type=preSelected&id=PSC0PMS

Request to Make Special
https://teas.uspto.gov/gf/spring/nonteas?type=preSelected&id=PSC0RMS

Request to Restore Filing Date( new TEAS4.8)
https://teas.uspto.gov/gf/spring/nonteas?type=preSelected&id=PSC0RCF

Request for Reinstatement ( new TEAS4.8)
https://teas.uspto.gov/gf/spring/nonteas?type=preSelected&id=PSC0RRI

2.66 Due Diligence petition
https://teas.uspto.gov/gf/spring/nonteas?type=preSelected&id=PSC0PDD

Petition to Amend Basis Post-Publication
https://teas.uspto.gov/gf/spring/nonteas?type=preSelected&id=PSC0PAB

Letter of Protest
https://teas.uspto.gov/gf/spring/nonteas?type=preSelected&id=PSC0LOP

Response to Petition to Revive Deficiency Letter
https://teas.uspto.gov/gf/spring/nonteas?type=preSelected&id=PSC0RPRD

Response to Petition to Director Inquiry Letter
https://teas.uspto.gov/gf/spring/nonteas?type=preSelected&id=PSC0RPDI

Replacement request
https://teas.uspto.gov/gf/spring/nonteas?type=preSelected&id=MFSCRRN

Transformation request
https://teas.uspto.gov/gf/spring/nonteas?type=preSelected&id=MFSCTRC

Petition To Director To Review Denial Of Certification Of International Application
https://teas.uspto.gov/gf/spring/nonteas?type=preSelected&id=MFSCPDRDI

Substitute trademark/servicemark application, Principal Register
https://teas.uspto.gov/gf/spring/nonteas?type=preSelected&id=MSC0ROAS2

Substitute certification mark
https://teas.uspto.gov/gf/spring/nonteas?type=preSelected&id=MSC0ROAS3

Substitute collective membership mark
https://teas.uspto.gov/gf/spring/nonteas?type=preSelected&id=MSC0ROAS4

Substitute collective trademark/servicemark
https://teas.uspto.gov/gf/spring/nonteas?type=preSelected&id=MSC0ROAS5

Request to Divide Application
https://teas.uspto.gov/gf/spring/nonteas?type=preSelected&id=MSC0RTD

Replacement of Attorney of Record with Another Already-Appointed Attorney
https://teas.uspto.gov/gf/spring/nonteas?type=preSelected&id=MSC0WAF

Request to withdraw as Domestic Representative
https://teas.uspto.gov/gf/spring/nonteas?type=preSelected&id=MSC0WOD

Change of Domestic Representative's Address
https://teas.uspto.gov/gf/spring/nonteas?type=preSelected&id=MSC0CDRA

TEASi
Trademark Electronic Application System (International)

Provides online filing system for Trademark applications under Protocol Related to the Madrid Agreement Concerning the International Registration of Marks (Madrid Protocol).  

https://teasi.uspto.gov/TEASi/eTEASmadrid2.html

TESS
Trademark Electronic Search System

Provides online search capability for USPTO's database of registered trademarks and prior pending applications.

http://tmsearch.uspto.gov

TIDM
Trademark Identification Manual

Provides a listing of acceptable identifications of goods and services.

https://idm-tmng.uspto.gov

TMEP
Trademark Manual of Examining Procedure

Provides trademark examining attorneys, trademark applicants, and attorneys and representatives for trademark applicants with a reference work on the practices and procedures relative to prosecution of applications to register marks in the USPTO

https://tmep.uspto.gov

TMNG-eFile: TMNG Electronic Filing
Provides access to TMNG (Trademark Next Gen)

https://tmep.uspto.gov

TMOG
Trademark Official Gazette

Provides an online interface to search and download cases of interest.

https://tmng.uspto.gov

TSDR
Trademark Status & Document Retrieval

http://tsdr.uspto.gov/

TTABVUE
Trademark Trial and Appeal Board Inquiry System

Provides capability to search and view proceedings of Trademark Trial and Appeal Board.

http://ttabvue.uspto.gov

UCCMS

https://eipweb.uspto.gov/SOMS

GIPA Global Intellectual Property Academy
Provides online access to register for and manage GIPA programs and forums

https://globalipacademy.uspto.gov/GIPA/

Office of External Affairs
IP Attache Shared Information Index 

Provides online access to GIPA program information for IP attaches
(*requires login)

https://oippe.uspto.gov/IPCalendar

Global Intellectual Property Education Database (USIPR)
Provides a shared repository of international and domestic IP enforcement training materials

http://usipr.uspto.gov/