37 CFR 2.62 - Procedure for filing response.

§ 2.62 Procedure for filing response.

(a)Deadline. The applicant's response to an Office action must be received within six months from the date of issuance.

(b)Signature. The response must be signed by the applicant, someone with legal authority to bind the applicant (e.g., a corporate officer or general partner of a partnership), or a practitioner qualified to practice under § 11.14 of this chapter, in accordance with the requirements of § 2.193(e)(2).

(c)Form. Responses must be filed through TEAS, transmitted by facsimile, mailed, or delivered by hand, as set out in § 2.190(a). Responses sent via email will not be accorded a date of receipt.

[ 73 FR 67769, Nov. 17, 2008, as amended at 74 FR 54908, Oct. 26, 2009; 80 FR 2310, Jan. 16, 2015]

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Title 37 published on 20-Dec-2017 04:15

The following are ALL rules, proposed rules, and notices (chronologically) published in the Federal Register relating to 37 CFR Part 2 after this date.

  • 2017-10-18; vol. 82 # 200 - Wednesday, October 18, 2017
    1. 82 FR 48469 - Removal of Rules Governing Trademark Interferences
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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 November 17, 2017.
      37 CFR Part 2