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1500 Design Patents

1504.05: Add section for how to respond to a restriction

This is a followup to https://uspto-mpep.ideascale.com/a/dtd/Correction-of-Inventorship/549565-9426 by @zmthomas. I admit that I don't have nearly as much design-patent experience as some of my colleagues. Please let me know if I am missing something!

I have searched sections 700, 800, and 1500 (Jan. 2018). The only places I can find an explanation of how to respond to a restriction requirement in a design application... more »

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(@chrisw)

1200 Appeal

1206, I: clarify 1.116 vs. 41.33

1206, I (11/2015) says:

> The entry of an amendment (which may not include a new affidavit,declaration, exhibit or other evidence) submitted in an application on appeal is governed by 37 CFR 41.33, not 37 CFR 1.116.

However, 37 CFR 41.33(a) states that:

> Amendments filed after the date of filing an appeal ... and prior to the date a brief is filed ... may be admitted as provided in ยง1.116 ... .

Furthermore, 1204,... more »

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