Week of March 20, 2017

What is required in a submission under 37 CFR 1.501?

(A) The submission must state the forum and proceeding in which patent owner filed each statement.
(B) The submission must state the specific papers and portions of the papers submitted that contain the statements.
(C) The submission must state how each statement submitted is a statement in which patent owner took a position on the scope of any claim in the patent.
(D) All of the above are correct.
(E) None of the above are correct.

 

 

ANSWER: (D). See 37 CFR 1.501(a)(3).

 

Questions prepared by David E. Meeks, Esq. © 2017 Institute for Patent Studies, Inc. All rights reserved.