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Proposed Rule Changes for Practice Before BPAI.

Posted in Practice Commentary by Jake Ward on July 31, 2007

In yesterday’s Federal Register Notices:  Proposed Rule change for the Rules of Practice before the Board of Patent Appeals and Interferences in ExParte Appeals.

Is the USPTO anticipating a bottleneck in Appeals to the BPAI with the upcoming changes to the rules on continuations?