602.01 Oath Cannot Be Amended

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602.01 Oath Cannot Be Amended

handwritten changes to inventors address on oath or declaration

MPEP section 602.01 currently requires any interlineation to an oath or declaration to be initialed and dated. This extends to changes in the inventor's address. Changes in the inventor's address should not be subject to this requirement, at least when an application data sheet (ADS) is submitted. Pursuant to 37 CFR 1.63 (c), the inventor's address information does not need to be on the Oath or Declaration if an ADS ...more »


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