37 CFR 1.18 - Patent post allowance (including issue) fees.

§ 1.18 Patent post allowance (including issue) fees.

(a)

(1) Issue fee for issuing each original patent, except a design or plant patent, or for issuing each reissue patent:

By a micro entity ( § 1.29 ) $250.00
By a small entity ( § 1.27(a) ) 500.00
By other than a small or micro entity 1,000.00

(2) [Reserved]

(b)

(1) Issue fee for issuing an original design patent:

By a micro entity ( § 1.29 ) $175.00
By a small entity ( § 1.27(a) ) 350.00
By other than a small or micro entity 700.00

(2) [Reserved]

(3) Issue fee for issuing an international design application designating the United States, where the issue fee is paid through the International Bureau (Hague Agreement Rule 12(3)(c)) as an alternative to paying the issue fee under paragraph (b)(1) of this section: The amount established in Swiss currency pursuant to Hague Agreement Rule 28 as of the date of mailing of the notice of allowance (§ 1.311).

(c)

(1) Issue fee for issuing an original plant patent:

By a micro entity ( § 1.29 ) $200.00
By a small entity ( § 1.27(a) ) 400.00
By other than a small or micro entity 800.00

(2) [Reserved]

(d)(1) Publication fee on or after January 1, 2014 $0.00
(2) Publication fee before January 1, 2014 300.00
(3) Republication fee ( § 1.221(a) ) 300.00
(e) For filing an application for patent term adjustment under § 1.705 : $200.00.
(f) For filing a request for reinstatement of all or part of the term reduced pursuant to § 1.704(b) in an application for patent term adjustment under § 1.705 : $400.00.
[ 78 FR 4286, Jan. 18, 2013, as amended at 80 FR 17955, Apr. 2, 2015; 82 FR 52814, Nov. 14, 2017]

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U.S. Code: Title 35 - PATENTS

Title 37 published on 01-Feb-2018 04:04

The following are ALL rules, proposed rules, and notices (chronologically) published in the Federal Register relating to 37 CFR Part 1 after this date.

  • 2018-01-19; vol. 83 # 13 - Friday, January 19, 2018
    1. 83 FR 2759 - Changes To Eliminate Unnecessary Regulations
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      DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE, United States Patent and Trademark Office
      Notice of proposed rulemaking.
      Written comments must be received on or before February 20, 2018.
      37 CFR Parts 1 and 42

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