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Document Description: Petition for Review by the Office of Petitions
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PETITION FOR REVIVAL OF AN APPLICATION FOR PATENT
ABANDONED FOR FAILURE TO NOTIFY THE OFFICE OF A
FOREIGN OR INTERNATIONAL FILING (37 CFR 1.137(f))
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First named inventor: __________________________________________________________________________________________________
Application No.: ________________________________________
Art Unit: _______________________________________________
Attention: Office of Petitions
Mail Stop Petition
Commissioner for Patents
P.O. Box 1450
Alexandria, VA 22313-1450
FAX (571) 273-8300
NOTE: If information or assistance is needed in completing this form, please contact the Office of Petitions at (571) 272-3282.
The above-identified application became abandoned pursuant to 35 U.S.C. 122(b)(2)(B)(iii) for failure to timely notify the Office of the filing of
an application in a foreign country or under a multinational international treaty that requires publication of applications eighteen months after
filing. The date of abandonment is the day after the expiration date of the forty-five (45) day period set in 35 U.S.C. 122(b)(2)(B)(iii).
PURSUANT TO 37 CFR 1.137(f), APPLICANT HEREBY PETITIONS FOR REVIVAL OF THIS APPLICATION UNDER 37 CFR 1.137(b).
1. Petition fee
Small entity fee $ __________ (37 CFR 1.17(m)). Applicant asserts small entity status. See 37 CFR 1.27.
Micro entity fee $ __________ (37 CFR 1.17(m)). Applicant certifies micro entity status. See 37 CFR 1.29.
Form PTO/SB/15A or B or equivalent must either be enclosed or have been submitted previously.
Undiscounted fee $ __________ (37 CFR 1.17(m)).
2. Notice of Foreign or International Filing (35 U.S.C. 122(b)(2)(B)(iii) and 37 CFR 1.213(c))
Subsequent to the filing of the above-identified application, an application was filed in another country, or under a multinational
international treaty (e.g., filed under the Patent Cooperation Treaty), that requires publication of applications eighteen months after
the filing. The filing date of the subsequently filed foreign or international application is ____________________________________.
This collection of information is required by 37 CFR 1.137. The information is required to obtain or retain a benefit by the public which is to file (and by the USPTO to
process) an application. Confidentiality is governed by 35 U.S.C. 122 and 37 CFR 1.11, 1.14 and 41.6. This collection is estimated to take 1 hour to complete,
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the amount of time you require to complete this form and/or suggestions for reducing this burden, should be sent to the Chief Information Officer, U.S. Patent and
Trademark Office, U.S. Department of Commerce, P.O. Box 1450, Alexandria, VA 22313-1450. DO NOT SEND FEES OR COMPLETED FORMS TO THIS ADDRESS. SEND
TO: Mail Stop Petition, Commissioner for Patents, P.O. Box 1450, Alexandria, VA 22313-1450.
If you need assistance in completing the form, call 1-800-PTO-9199 and select option 2.