37 CFR Subpart B - National Processing Provisions

  1. The Drawings (§§ 1.81 - 1.88)
    1. § 1.81 Drawings required in patent application.
    2. § 1.83 Content of drawing.
    3. § 1.84 Standards for drawings.
    4. § 1.85 Corrections to drawings.
    5. § 1.88 [Reserved]
    Authority: Secs. 1.81 to 1.88 also issued under 35 U.S.C. 113.
  2. Information Disclosure Statement (§§ 1.97 - 1.99)
    1. § 1.97 Filing of information disclosure statement.
    2. § 1.98 Content of information disclosure statement.
    3. § 1.99 [Reserved]
  3. Interviews (§ 1.133)
    1. § 1.133 Interviews.
  4. Petitions and Action by the Director (§§ 1.181 - 1.184)
    1. § 1.181 Petition to the Director.
    2. § 1.182 Questions not specifically provided for.
    3. § 1.183 Suspension of rules.
    4. § 1.184 [Reserved]
    Authority: 35 U.S.C. 6; 15 U.S.C. 1113, 1123.
  5. Appeal to the Patent Trial and Appeal Board (§§ 1.191 - 1.198)
    1. § 1.191 Appeal to Patent Trial and Appeal Board.
    2. §§ 1.192-1.196 [Reserved]
    3. § 1.197 Termination of proceedings.
    4. § 1.198 Reopening after a final decision of the Patent Trial and Appeal Board.
    Authority: Secs. 1.191 to 1.198 also issued under 35 U.S.C. 134.
  6. Preissuance Submissions and Protests by Third Parties (§§ 1.290 - 1.292-1.297)
    1. § 1.290 Submissions by third parties in applications.
    2. § 1.291 Protests by the public against pending applications.
    3. §§ 1.292-1.297 [Reserved]
  7. Review of Patent and Trademark Office Decisions by Court (§ 1.301-1.304)
    1. §§ 1.301-1.304 [Reserved]
  8. Arbitration Awards (§§ 1.331-1.334 - 1.351-1.352)
    1. §§ 1.331-1.334 [Reserved]
    2. § 1.335 Filing of notice of arbitration awards.
    3. §§ 1.351-1.352 [Reserved]