Trademark Manual of Examining Procedure (TMEP)
Chapter 100: General Information

October 2017 Edition of the TMEP

Chapter 100: General Information

101: Trademark Statute and Rules

102: United States Patent and Trademark Office Website

103: Trademark Forms

104: Trademark Searching

105: General Information Booklet Concerning Trademarks

106: The Official Gazette

107: Trademark Manuals

108: Status Inquiries

108.01: Internet Information

108.02: Personal Telephone Assistance

108.03: Due Diligence:  Duty to Monitor Status

109: Access to Records

109.01: Electronic Image Records

109.02: Paper Files

109.03: Making Copies of Materials in Records

110: Decisions Available to the Public

111: Requests for Copies of Trademark Documents

112: Patent and Trademark Resource Centers