Thursday, October 20, 2005

Manual of Patent Examining Procedure (MPEP)

The United States Patent & Trademark Office has made available the new version (8th edition, 3rd revision) of the Manual of Patent Examining Procedure (MPEP) online in PDF.


Anonymous said...

Given the restrictions on use of the Internet in searching for prior art, it's not surprising they never (to a first approximation) find any.

BTW, anyone interested in this topic might want to participate in this poll.

Nick Szabo said...

It's also a good time to write your Congressman, as the House is proposing the biggest changes to patent law since 1952. Here is a brief description and some more links.