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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 UNINTENTIONALLY UNDER 37 CFR 1.137(a)
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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 for failure to file a timely and proper reply to a notice or action by the United States
Patent and Trademark Office. The date of abandonment is the day after the expiration date of the period set for reply in the Office notice or
action plus any extensions of time actually obtained.
APPLICANT HEREBY PETITIONS FOR REVIVAL OF THIS APPLICATION.
NOTE: A grantable petition requires the following items:
(1) Petition fee;
(2) Reply and/or issue fee;
(3) Terminal disclaimer with disclaimer fee – required for all utility and plant applications filed before June 8, 1995, and for all
design applications; and
(4) Statement that the entire delay was unintentional.
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. Reply and/or fee
The reply and/or fee to the above-noted Office notice or action in the form of
___________________________________________________________ (identify the type of reply):
has been filed previously on __________________________________________.
is enclosed herewith.
The issue fee and publication fee (if applicable) of $ __________
has been paid previously on __________________________________________.
is enclosed herewith.
This collection of information is required by 37 CFR 1.137(b). 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, including gathering, preparing, and submitting the completed application form to the USPTO. Time will vary depending upon the individual case. Any
comments on 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.