37 CFR 1.311 - Notice of allowance

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  • Patent cases: Patent business goals; implementation,
    • United States
    • Federal Register October 05, 1998
    • October 5, 1998
    ...alternative review procedures for applications under appeal (37 CFR 1.192); (19) Eliminating preauthorization of payment of the issue fee (37 CFR 1.311); (20) Reevaluating the Disclosure Document Program; (21) Creating a PTO review service for applicant-created forms. A discussion of each o......
  • Plastic & Metal Fabricators, Inc. v. Roy
    • United States
    • Supreme Court of Connecticut
    • June 6, 1972
    ...or refuse to make the payment Page 734 whereupon the application is abandoned but maintained in secrecy. Note, 62 Nw.U.L.Rev. 956, 965, 37 C.F.R. §§ 1.311-1.317, 1.14(b). This recognition by the patent office of the inventor's right to continued secrecy during the period of the patent appli......
  • Hyatt v. U.S. Patent & Trademark Office, Civil Action No. 1:18-cv-546
    • United States
    • United States District Courts. 4th Circuit. United States District Court (Eastern District of Virginia)
    • August 19, 2020
    ...months in which to pay an issue fee and a publication fee, payment of which generally results in final issuance of the patent. See 37 C.F.R. §§ 1.311, 1.314. In the course of prosecution, the examiner may issue a Requirement for Information directing the applicant to submit "such informatio......
  • Patent Prosecution
    • United States
    • ABA General Library New practitioner’s guide to intellectual property Patents
    • May 16, 2012
    ...interferences are eliminated and in essence are replaced by a post grant review proceeding. See AIA Section. 46. 37 C.F.R. §41.202. 47. 37 C.F.R. §1.311. Patent during prosecution. The prosecution of the application officially is closed on the merits. Additional substantive amendments to th......
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20 cases
  • Plastic & Metal Fabricators, Inc. v. Roy
    • United States
    • Supreme Court of Connecticut
    • June 6, 1972
    ...or refuse to make the payment Page 734 whereupon the application is abandoned but maintained in secrecy. Note, 62 Nw.U.L.Rev. 956, 965, 37 C.F.R. §§ 1.311-1.317, 1.14(b). This recognition by the patent office of the inventor's right to continued secrecy during the period of the patent appli......
  • Hyatt v. U.S. Patent & Trademark Office, Civil Action No. 1:18-cv-546
    • United States
    • United States District Courts. 4th Circuit. United States District Court (Eastern District of Virginia)
    • August 19, 2020
    ...months in which to pay an issue fee and a publication fee, payment of which generally results in final issuance of the patent. See 37 C.F.R. §§ 1.311, 1.314. In the course of prosecution, the examiner may issue a Requirement for Information directing the applicant to submit "such informatio......
  • Ropes & Gray Llp v. Jalbert, SJC-10333
    • United States
    • United States State Supreme Judicial Court of Massachusetts
    • July 28, 2009
    ...of allowance and then grant the patent, see 35 U.S.C. § 151 (2006) (written notice of allowance of application and issuance of patent); 37 C.F.R. §§ 1.311, 1.314 (same), thereby conferring valuable property rights on its owner, which subsequently may be sold. Irrespective of the type of pro......
  • Janssen Pharmaceutica, N.V. v. Kappos, No. 1:11cv969 (LMB/IDD).
    • United States
    • United States District Courts. 4th Circuit. United States District Court (Eastern District of Virginia)
    • February 10, 2012
    ...allowance. The notice of allowance specifies the required issue fee, which must be paid within three months of issuance of the notice. 37 C.F.R. § 1.311; Manual of Patent Examining Procedure (“MPEP”) § 1.311. The notice of allowance also includes the USPTO's calculation of the patent term a......
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1 firm's commentaries
  • Parallel Litigation And Inter Partes Review: Don't Forget About Reissue
    • United States
    • Mondaq United States
    • August 15, 2014
    ...The protest must be submitted prior to the date the application was published under 37 C.F.R. § 1.211, or a notice of allowance under 37 C.F.R. § 1.311 was mailed, whichever occurs first. At least one IPR petitioner has filed a protest in a co-pending reissue application. See, e.g., U.S. Ap......
1 books & journal articles
  • Patent Prosecution
    • United States
    • ABA General Library New practitioner’s guide to intellectual property Patents
    • May 16, 2012
    ...interferences are eliminated and in essence are replaced by a post grant review proceeding. See AIA Section. 46. 37 C.F.R. §41.202. 47. 37 C.F.R. §1.311. Patent during prosecution. The prosecution of the application officially is closed on the merits. Additional substantive amendments to th......

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