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Questions tagged [filing]

For patent or any document filing to patent offices

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Is there a fee for filing corrected application papers (after notice of allowance)?

Patent application has been allowed. USPTO followed notice of allowance with notice to file corrected application papers. There are some minor issues with reference numbers. Is there a USPTO fee for ...
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Can someone explain the term “commonly owned”?

As seen in a patent application, can someone please explain to a layperson what this term means? "All claims of the present invention application are commonly owned." I am having a heck of a time ...
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question about time periods for pre-exam processing

I have an invention that I'd like to pursue but there's a patent application for the exact same thing already in existence. However, it's been undergoing pre-exam processing since 2008. Is there any ...