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IC Title Status Responses Hours Dollars Document Type Form No. Form Name
00XX Correct inventorship after first office action on the merits New 500 1000 427796
00XX Petitions to the Chief Administrative Patent Judge under 37 CFR 41.3 New 165 660 66056
0059 Petitions requiring the petition fee set forth in 37 CFR 1.17(h) (Group III) New 11428 0 1421560
0064 Request for ex parte reexamination - granted New 620 0 7957500
0064 Supplemental examination document size fees; each additional 50 New 12 0 3360
0064 Reexamination independent claims in excess of three and also in excess of the number of such claims in the patent under reexamination New 498 0 193620
0016 Surcharge - 3.5 year - Late payment within 6 months New 6766 0 799720
0020 Filing an application for patent term adjustment New 1367 0 273400
0020 Request for reinstatement of term reduced New 10 0 4000
0020 Extension of term of patent New 60 0 67200
0020 Initial application for interim extension (see 37 CFR 1.790) New 1 0 420
0020 Subsequent application for interim extension (see 37 CFR 1.790) New 1 0 220
0021 National Stage Search Fee - U.S. was the ISA or IPEA and all claims satisfy PCT Article 33(1)-(4) New 1010 0 0
0021 National Stage Search Fee - U.S. was the ISA New 5736 0 465660
0021 National Stage Search Fee - search report prepared and provided to USPTO New 68783 0 28893000
0021 National Stage Examination Fee - U.S. was the ISA or IPEA and all claims satisfy PCT Article 33(1)-(4) New 1010 0 0
0021 Transmitting application to Intl. Bureau to act as receiving office New 100 0 20520
0021 National Stage Search Fee - all other situations New 810 0 418050
0021 Search fee - regardless of whether there is a corresponding application (see 35 U.S.C. 361(d) and PCT Rule 16) New 18067 0 32500520
0021 Supplemental search fee when required, per additional invention New 526 0 946400
0021 Preliminary examination fee - U.S. was the ISA New 1457 0 756000
0021 Preliminary examination fee - U.S. was not the ISA New 420 0 276260
0021 [PCT National Stage] Claims - extra independent (over three) New 33622 0 11718315
0021 [PCT National Stage] Claims - extra total (over 20) New 226345 0 14249580
0021 [PCT National Stage] Claims - multiple dependent New 4610 0 3007095
0016 Maintenance fee due at 3.5 years New 175715 0 254209600
0016 Maintenance fee due at 7.5 years New 105766 0 346527000
0021 Acceptance of an unintentionally delayed claim for priority, or for filling a request for the restoration of the right of priority New 839 0 1058610
0021 Basic National Stage Fee New 75715 0 18230940
0021 National Stage Examination Fee - all other situations New 75473 0 46781820
0021 Search fee, examination fee or oath or declaration after thirty months from priority date New 32963 0 3997595
0027 Recording each patent assignment, agreement or other paper, per property if not submitted electronically New 302778 0 12111120
0027 Recording each patent assignment, agreement or other paper, per property - submitted electronically New 919524 0 0
0036 Request for publication of SIR - Prior to examiner's action New 3 0 2760
0012 Reinstatement to practice New 22 0 2200
0012 For test administration by commercial entity New 3507 0 701400
0012 Registration to practice for change of practitioner type New 600 0 60000
0059 Petitions requiring the petition fee set forth in 37 CFR 1.17(f) (Group I) New 3015 0 1071800
0059 Petitions requiring the petition fee set forth in 37 CFR 1.17(g) (Group II) New 8619 0 1531600
0063 Filing a Brief in Support of an Appeal New 23371 0 0
0063 Filing a brief in support of an appeal in an inter partes reexamination proceeding New 794 0 1418000
0063 Forwarding an Appeal in an Application or Ex Parte Reexamination Proceeding to the Board New 13361 0 23497500
0064 Reexamination claims in excess of 20 and also in excess of the number of claims in the patent under reexamination New 4168 0 317040
0064 Reexamination Petition New 833 0 1435600
0021 Supplemental examination fee per additional invention New 11 0 5550
0021 National Stage Application Size Fee - for each additional 50 sheets that exceeds 100 sheets New 5534 0 1864800
0031 Request for continued examination (RCE) (1st Request) (see 37 CFR 1.114) New 122824 0 132030000
0031 Extension for response within first month New 172148 0 29264450
0031 Extension for response within second month New 81290 0 40209900
0031 Extension for response within third month New 91588 0 97407100
0031 Extension for response within fourth month New 6458 0 10655150
0032 Basic filing fee - Design New 30948 0 3962115
0032 Utility Search Fee New 338308 0 169134900
0032 Design Search Fee New 30948 0 2641410
0032 Multiple dependent claim New 4810 0 3214965
0032 Utility Application Size Fee - for each additional 50 sheets that exceeds 100 sheets New 17271 0 5608800
0032 Design Application Size Fee - for each additional 50 sheets that exceeds 100 sheets New 120 0 44100
0032 Plant Application Size Fee - for each additional 50 sheets that exceeds 100 sheets New 1 0 400
0032 Provisional Application Size Fee - for each additional 50 sheets that exceeds 100 sheets New 8355 0 2395800
0064 Request for ex parte reexamination - refused New 70 0 216900
0064 Supplemental Examination Request New 1720 0 6831000
0064 Supplemental Examination Reexamination New 1513 0 19964800
0064 Supplemental Examination document size fees; 21-50 New 131 0 23175
0069 Inter Partes Post-Institution Request of Each Claim in Excess of 15 New 2091 0 836400
0069 Post Grant of Covered Business Method Patent Review Request New 67 0 804000
0069 Post Grant of Covered Business Method Patent Review Post_Institution New 67 0 1206000
0069 Post Grant or Covered Business Method Patent Review Request of Each Claim in Excess of 20 New 467 0 116750
0031 Extension for response within fifth month New 8820 0 19072500
0031 Petition to revive unavoidably abandoned application New 342 0 133120
0031 Petition to revive unintentionally abandoned application New 8627 0 11442750
0016 Maintenance fee due at 11.5 years New 76921 0 522676800
0016 Surcharge - 7.5 year - Late payment within 6 months New 4465 0 546880
0016 Surcharge - 11.5 year - Late payment within 6 months New 2962 0 362400
0016 Surcharge after expiration - Late payment is unavoidable New 13 0 8225
0016 Surcharge after expiration - Late payment is unintentional New 1752 0 2683040
0021 English translation after thirty months from priority date New 2504 0 303170
0021 Transmittal fee New 52646 0 10927620
0069 Derivation proceeding New 50 0 20000
0069 Inter Partes Review Request Fee New 398 0 3582000
0069 Inter Partes Review Post-Institution Fee New 398 0 5572000
0069 Post Grant or Covered Business Method Patent Review Post-Institution Request of Each Claim in Excess of 15 New 350 0 192500
0012 Application fee (non-refundable) New 3730 0 149200
0012 Registration to practice or grant of limited recognition under §11.9(b) or (c) New 2000 0 200000
0031 Request for expedited examination of a design application New 223 0 178425
0031 Submission of an Information Disclosure Statement New 116739 0 18671040
0031 Statutory disclaimer, including terminal disclaimer New 75474 0 12075840
0031 Publication fee for republication New 222 0 66600
0031 Filing a submission after final rejection (see 37 CFR 1.129(a)) New 93 0 68880
0031 Request for continued examination (RCE) (2nd and subsequent) New 31701 0 47583425
0032 Provisional application filing fee New 172970 0 28610205
0032 Surcharge - Late provisional filing fee or cover sheet New 5977 0 249330
0032 Non-English specification New 1857 0 230965
0032 Plant Search Fee New 1024 0 276735
0032 Utility Examination Fee New 340304 0 204270840
0032 Design Examination Fee New 30948 0 10125405
0032 Plant Examination Fee New 1024 0 422385
0032 Independent claims in excess of three New 142724 0 52909185
0032 Claims in excess of 20 New 958651 0 65658640
0032 Processing fee for provisional applications New 2818 0 140900
0036 Request for publication of SIR - After examiner's action New 1 0 1840
0031 Processing fee, except in provisional applications New 3311 0 430430
0031 Request for voluntary publication or republication New 612 0 79560
0032 Basic filing fee - Utility New 281086 0 71132320
0032 Basic filing fee - Utility (electronic filing for small entities) New 59949 0 4196430
0032 Surcharge - Late filing fee, search fee, examination fee or oath or declaration New 93544 0 11122055
0032 Basic filing fee - Design (CPA) New 957 0 122580
0032 Basic filing fee - Plant New 1024 0 131085
0069 Inter Partes Review Request of Each Claim in Excess of 20 New 2788 0 557600
0069 Request to make settlement agreement available New 20 0 8000
00XX For each additional invention to be examined (see 37 CFR 1.129(b)) New 5 0 4200
00XX Notice of appeal New 41316 0 36619750
00XX Request for oral hearing New 1564 0 1797575
0033 Basic filing fee - Reissue New 678 0 165760
0033 Reissue Search Fee New 678 0 355200
0033 Reissue independent claims in excess of three New 1069 0 405510
0033 Reissue claims in excess of 20 New 6718 0 463840
0033 Reissue Application Size Fee - for each additional 50 sheets that exceeds 100 sheets New 25 0 9800
0033 Reissue Examination Fee New 678 0 1278720
0033 Publication fee for early, voluntary, or normal publication New 98667 0 0
0033 Utility issue fee New 103701 0 88448400
0033 Design issue fee New 22854 0 9398340
0033 Plant issue fee New 903 0 539600
0033 Reissue issue fee New 813 0 656880
0033 Certificate of correction New 13020 0 1302000
0012 Review of decision by the Director of Enrollment and Discipline under §11.2(c) New 13 0 1690
0012 Review of decision of the Director of Enrollment and Discipline under §11.2(d) New 8 0 1040
0012 Application fee for person disciplined, convicted of a felony or certain misdemeanors under §11.7(h) New 13 0 20800
Total burden requested under this ICR: 5832472 1660 2594521312  
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