Patent and Trademark Office May 2006 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Patent Processing (Updating)
Document Number: E6-8241
Type: Notice
Date: 2006-05-30
Agency: Patent and Trademark Office, Department of Commerce
The United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO), as part of its continuing effort to reduce paperwork and respondent burden, invites the general public and other Federal agencies to take this opportunity to comment on the continuing information collection, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, Public Law 104-13 (44 U.S.C. 3506(c)(2)(A)).
Patent Prosecution Highway (PPH) Pilot Program
Document Number: E6-7737
Type: Notice
Date: 2006-05-22
Agency: Department of Commerce, Patent and Trademark Office
The United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO), as part of its continuing effort to reduce paperwork and respondent burden, invites the general public and other Federal agencies to take this opportunity to comment on the new information collection, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, Public Law 104-13 (44 U.S.C. 3506(c)(2)(A)).
Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request
Document Number: E6-7484
Type: Notice
Date: 2006-05-17
Agency: Department of Commerce, Patent and Trademark Office
Request for Comments on Patents Search Templates
Document Number: E6-7424
Type: Notice
Date: 2006-05-16
Agency: Department of Commerce, Patent and Trademark Office
The United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) has developed and published patent search templates. Search templates define the field of search, search tools, and search methodologies that should be considered each time a patent application is examined in a particular classification. The USPTO is inviting public comment on the search templates.
Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request
Document Number: E6-6652
Type: Notice
Date: 2006-05-03
Agency: Patent and Trademark Office, Department of Commerce