Form PTO/SB/20MX "Request for Participation in the Patent Prosecution Highway (Pph) Pilot Program Between the Mexican Institute of Industrial Property (Impi) and the Uspto"

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Doc Code: PPH.PET.652
PTO/SB/20MX (06-18)
Approved for use through 06/30/2021. OMB 0651-0058
Document Description: Petition to make special under Patent Prosecution Hwy
U.S. Patent and Trademark Office; U.S DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE
Under the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, no persons are required to respond to a collection of information unless it displays a valid OMB control number.
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Filing Date:
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Title of the
Invention:
THIS REQUEST FOR PARTICIPATION IN THE PPH PILOT PROGRAM ALONG WITH THE REQUIRED DOCUMENTS MUST BE
SUBMITTED VIA EFS-WEB. INFORMATION REGARDING EFS-WEB IS AVAILABLE AT
https://www.uspto.gov/patents-application-process/applying-online/about-efs-web
APPLICANT HEREBY REQUESTS PARTICIPATION IN THE PATENT PROSECUTION HIGHWAY (PPH) PILOT PROGRAM AND
PETITIONS TO MAKE THE ABOVE-IDENTIFIED APPLICATION SPECIAL UNDER THE PPH PILOT PROGRAM.
Office of earlier examination (OEE): INPI (The Mexican Institute of Industrial Property)
IMPI application number: ______________________________________________
Both the IMPI application and the above-identified U.S. application
have the following earliest date (filing or priority date): _____________________________
Type of IMPI work product:
Mailing date of IMPI work product: _____________________________
Supporting Documents
1. IMPI Work Product and Translation
A copy of the IMPI work product and translation if not already in English:
Attached
Previously submitted
Not required because the decision to grant a patent was the first office action
Applicant requests the USPTO to attempt to obtain the IMPI work product from the Dossier Access System
NOTE: If the applicant requests the USPTO to obtain the IMPI work product electronically and such attempt is unsuccessful, the
applicant will be required to supply the document. Accordingly, to avoid dismissal of the initial PPH request and potential denial of
participation in the PPH program, the applicant should verify that the IMPI work product is actually available via the Dossier Access
System before requesting retrieval. If the applicant is unable to verify availability, then the applicant should submit the document with the
PPH request.
2. References Cited in IMPI Work Product
An information disclosure statement (IDS) listing the references cited in the IMPI work product and document copies (except U.S. patents
and U.S. published patent applications):
Attached
Previously Submitted
Not required because no references were cited in the IMPI work product
[Page 1 of 2]
This collection of information is required by 35 U.S.C. 119, 37 CFR 1.55, and 37 CFR 1.102(d). The information is required to obtain or retain a
benefit by the public, which is to file (and by the USPTO to process) an application. Confidentiality is governed by 35 U.S.C. 122 and 37 CFR
1.11 and 1.14. This collection is estimated to take 2 hours to complete, including gathering, preparing, and submitting the completed application
form to the USPTO. Time will vary depending upon the individual case. Any comments on the amount of time you require to complete this form
and/or suggestions for reducing this burden should be sent to the Chief Information Officer, U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, U.S. Department
of Commerce, P.O. Box 1450, Alexandria, VA 22313-1450. DO NOT SEND FEES OR COMPLETED FORMS TO THIS ADDRESS .
Doc Code: PPH.PET.652
PTO/SB/20MX (06-18)
Approved for use through 06/30/2021. OMB 0651-0058
Document Description: Petition to make special under Patent Prosecution Hwy
U.S. Patent and Trademark Office; U.S DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE
Under the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, no persons are required to respond to a collection of information unless it displays a valid OMB control number.
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First Named Inventor:
Application No.:
Filing Date:
Attorney Docket No.:
Title of the
Invention:
THIS REQUEST FOR PARTICIPATION IN THE PPH PILOT PROGRAM ALONG WITH THE REQUIRED DOCUMENTS MUST BE
SUBMITTED VIA EFS-WEB. INFORMATION REGARDING EFS-WEB IS AVAILABLE AT
https://www.uspto.gov/patents-application-process/applying-online/about-efs-web
APPLICANT HEREBY REQUESTS PARTICIPATION IN THE PATENT PROSECUTION HIGHWAY (PPH) PILOT PROGRAM AND
PETITIONS TO MAKE THE ABOVE-IDENTIFIED APPLICATION SPECIAL UNDER THE PPH PILOT PROGRAM.
Office of earlier examination (OEE): INPI (The Mexican Institute of Industrial Property)
IMPI application number: ______________________________________________
Both the IMPI application and the above-identified U.S. application
have the following earliest date (filing or priority date): _____________________________
Type of IMPI work product:
Mailing date of IMPI work product: _____________________________
Supporting Documents
1. IMPI Work Product and Translation
A copy of the IMPI work product and translation if not already in English:
Attached
Previously submitted
Not required because the decision to grant a patent was the first office action
Applicant requests the USPTO to attempt to obtain the IMPI work product from the Dossier Access System
NOTE: If the applicant requests the USPTO to obtain the IMPI work product electronically and such attempt is unsuccessful, the
applicant will be required to supply the document. Accordingly, to avoid dismissal of the initial PPH request and potential denial of
participation in the PPH program, the applicant should verify that the IMPI work product is actually available via the Dossier Access
System before requesting retrieval. If the applicant is unable to verify availability, then the applicant should submit the document with the
PPH request.
2. References Cited in IMPI Work Product
An information disclosure statement (IDS) listing the references cited in the IMPI work product and document copies (except U.S. patents
and U.S. published patent applications):
Attached
Previously Submitted
Not required because no references were cited in the IMPI work product
[Page 1 of 2]
This collection of information is required by 35 U.S.C. 119, 37 CFR 1.55, and 37 CFR 1.102(d). The information is required to obtain or retain a
benefit by the public, which is to file (and by the USPTO to process) an application. Confidentiality is governed by 35 U.S.C. 122 and 37 CFR
1.11 and 1.14. This collection is estimated to take 2 hours to complete, including gathering, preparing, and submitting the completed application
form to the USPTO. Time will vary depending upon the individual case. Any comments on the amount of time you require to complete this form
and/or suggestions for reducing this burden should be sent to the Chief Information Officer, U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, U.S. Department
of Commerce, P.O. Box 1450, Alexandria, VA 22313-1450. DO NOT SEND FEES OR COMPLETED FORMS TO THIS ADDRESS .
PTO/SB/20MX (06-18)
Approved for use through 06/30/2021. OMB 0651-0058
U.S. Patent and Trademark Office; U.S DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE
Under the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, no persons are required to respond to a collection of information unless it displays a valid OMB control number.
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3. Claims Correspondence Certification Statement
All of the claims in this application sufficiently correspond to the patentable/allowable claims in the IMPI application.
4. Claims Correspondence Table
Patentable Claims
Claims in U.S. Application
Explanation Regarding the Correspondence
in IMPI Application
Date
Signature
Name (print or type)
Registration Number
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Privacy Act Statement
The Privacy Act of 1974 (P.L. 93-579) requires that you be given certain information in connection with your
submission of the attached form related to a patent application or patent. Accordingly, pursuant to the requirements of
the Act, please be advised that: (1) the general authority for the collection of this information is 35 U.S.C. 2(b)(2); (2)
furnishing of the information solicited is voluntary; and (3) the principal purpose for which the information is used by the
U.S. Patent and Trademark Office is to process and/or examine your submission related to a patent application or
patent. If you do not furnish the requested information, the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office may not be able to
process and/or examine your submission, which may result in termination of proceedings or abandonment of the
application or expiration of the patent.
The information provided by you in this form will be subject to the following routine uses:
1.
The information on this form will be treated confidentially to the extent allowed under the Freedom of
Information Act (5 U.S.C. 552) and the Privacy Act (5 U.S.C 552a). Records from this system of records may
be disclosed to the Department of Justice to determine whether disclosure of these records is required by the
Freedom of Information Act.
A record from this system of records may be disclosed, as a routine use, in the course of presenting evidence
2.
to a court, magistrate, or administrative tribunal, including disclosures to opposing counsel in the course of
settlement negotiations.
A record in this system of records may be disclosed, as a routine use, to a Member of Congress submitting a
3.
request involving an individual, to whom the record pertains, when the individual has requested assistance from
the Member with respect to the subject matter of the record.
4.
A record in this system of records may be disclosed, as a routine use, to a contractor of the Agency having
need for the information in order to perform a contract. Recipients of information shall be required to comply
with the requirements of the Privacy Act of 1974, as amended, pursuant to 5 U.S.C. 552a(m).
5.
A record related to an International Application filed under the Patent Cooperation Treaty in this system of
records may be disclosed, as a routine use, to the International Bureau of the World Intellectual Property
Organization, pursuant to the Patent Cooperation Treaty.
6.
A record in this system of records may be disclosed, as a routine use, to another federal agency for purposes
of National Security review (35 U.S.C. 181) and for review pursuant to the Atomic Energy Act (42 U.S.C.
218(c)).
7.
A record from this system of records may be disclosed, as a routine use, to the Administrator, General
Services, or his/her designee, during an inspection of records conducted by GSA as part of that agency’s
responsibility to recommend improvements in records management practices and programs, under authority of
44 U.S.C. 2904 and 2906. Such disclosure shall be made in accordance with the GSA regulations governing
inspection of records for this purpose, and any other relevant ( i.e., GSA or Commerce) directive. Such
disclosure shall not be used to make determinations about individuals.
8.
A record from this system of records may be disclosed, as a routine use, to the public after either publication of
the application pursuant to 35 U.S.C. 122(b) or issuance of a patent pursuant to 35 U.S.C. 151. Further, a
record may be disclosed, subject to the limitations of 37 CFR 1.14, as a routine use, to the public if the record
was filed in an application which became abandoned or in which the proceedings were terminated and which
application is referenced by either a published application, an application open to public inspection or an issued
patent.
A record from this system of records may be disclosed, as a routine use, to a Federal, State, or local law
9.
enforcement agency, if the USPTO becomes aware of a violation or potential violation of law or regulation.
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