Q2: Changes in procedure or regulation

Count System Changes to Stop Improper Final Rejetions

I am an examiner at the USPTO and have already submitted this idea via the internal ideascale site, where it is currently awaiting moderator approval, but it is relevant to this discussion so I will repost. The response I have seen in the patent blogosphere to the 11 questions put out by the office indicates that many practitioners view the practice of incentivizing examiners to close prosecution as a primary culprit, ...more »

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