37 CFR 1.615: Format of papers filed in a supplemental examination proceeding

Taken from the Ninth Edition of the MPEP, Revision 07.2015, Last Revised in November 2015

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1.615    Format of papers filed in a supplemental examination proceeding.

  • (a) All papers submitted in a supplemental examination proceeding must be formatted in accordance with § 1.52.
  • (b) Court documents and non-patent literature may be redacted, but must otherwise be identical both in content and in format to the original documents, and, if a court document, to the document submitted in court, and must not otherwise be reduced in size or modified, particularly in terms of font type, font size, line spacing, and margins. Patents, patent application publications, and third-party-generated affidavits or declarations must not be reduced in size or otherwise modified in the manner described in this paragraph.
[Added, 77 FR 48828, Aug. 14, 2012, effective Sept. 16, 2012]