NAME

Question types


Start with


Question limit

of 210 available terms

Advertisement Upgrade to remove ads
Print test

5 Written questions

5 Matching questions

  1. June 8, 1995
  2. A second action can always be made Final even though a new rejection is advanced by the examiner, but only IF
  3. Can interviews be held without obtaining extensions in time?
  4. What does it mean when the question says the the rejection is "proper"
  5. Is knowledge by the public considered "use" by the public under 102 (b)?
  1. a No.
  2. b - Any application filed on or before June 8, 1995 and has an effective filing date of June 8, 1993 or earlier can use the Transitional Final Rejection practice

    - Any application filed on or after June 8, 1995 are eligible for RCE
  3. c Means you cannot argue against it. You can however, amend the claims
  4. d the new rejection was necessitated by some action of the applicant, such as amending the claims.
  5. e Yes

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. Yes! Handle on a claim by claim basis because various claims have different dates of invention.
  2. Changes in the specification are made by submitted a "marked up" version of what needs to be changed and directing the PTO as to where the changes are being made. Paragraph numbering does help.
  3. 1) Applicant(s)
    2) Owner(s)
    3) Attorney of record
    4) Attorney not of record but acting in representative capacity
  4. 1) nature of changes to claims or spec that would result from entry of amendment;
    2)state of preparation of first OA as of date of receipt or pre. Amendment
  5. bar patenting subject matter which the applicant did not invent.

5 True/False questions

  1. Can amendments or briefs be amended?One made after, or at the time of filing, but before an action is issued.

          

  2. Can you appeal a restriction requirement?Applicant must be ensure the substance of the interview is made of record in the app--often the examined agrees to do it. Full response to OA is still required.

          

  3. What is the proper response to a rejection?Petition to director

          

  4. Provisional applications can still be revived BUTsubmitted a "clean" version of the drawing to be amended. A "marked-up" version may optionally submitted

          

  5. Who can perform express abandonment?1) Applicant(s)
    2) Owner(s)
    3) Attorney of record
    4) Attorney not of record but acting in representative capacity