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We have had an issue recently where the way documents were uploaded is distorted. The result is we are receiving Notice to File Corrected Application Papers for new applications that are complete. I included this by way of an example but I think there are other errors that happen as a result of the way uploaded documents are cataloged. Does anyone else have issues with this?
I've attended patent center webinars for most of 2020. I believe it would be helpful to provide USPTO customers a redlined version of patent center presentation, which includes any changes made since the previous webinar? This would help quickly identify improvements, updates and modifications.
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The equivalent bookmarks in PatentCenter only include date and type of document. That is unfortunate. The PAIR format allows us to parse a larger PDF file and separate it out into different files following our firm's naming convention. Adding the application... more »
I see that there are some changes to Patent Center from the earlier beta version. In the earlier version, there was an option to search applications through customer number, which is not available currently. Even, the customer number field is no longer available at the application data page. I have following recommendations for your consideration:
1. The 'Search by customer number' option should be made available... more »
This is Patentcenter trouble ticket CP43 in the... more »
37 CFR § 1.4(d)(2)(i) says exactly what a virgule signature (the USPTO calls it an "S-signature") is supposed to look like. The Rule says that what the signer must type between the two virgules (the two "slashes") is at least one letter... more »