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Micro Entity Status Gross Income Limit

The micro entity discount on patent fees became available on Tuesday, March 19, 2013 . The "Maximum Qualifying Gross Income" for purposes of paying any eligible fee at the micro...

Disaster Guidance for Patent Customers

Patent applicants and patent owners affected by Hurricane Harvey, Hurricane Irma, and Hurricane Maria may seek special relief as set forth below. The notices may be viewed here:...

Patent Quality Update

January 25, 2017 America/New York
The North Carolina Bar Association Intellectual Property Section Patent Law Subcommittee is hosting a 3-hour (including lunch) Patent Quality Update. Subject matter experts from...

Training materials on subject matter eligibility

Our training materials for examiners on patent subject matter eligibility under 35 U.S.C. 101 are listed below. Guidance, examples and other information are provided on Subject...

Comments on Examination Time Goals

The following comments have been submitted in response to the notice titled " Request for Comments on Examination Time Goals ," which was published in the Federal Register at 81 FR...