• Prioritized Examination
  • April 8, 2011 | Authors: Scott D. Malpede; Sean M. Walsh
  • Law Firm: Fitzpatrick, Cella, Harper & Scinto - Washington Office
  • Fast Tracking your application for nothing more than an increased fee is close to becoming a reality, as the USPTO recently proposed rules for implementing “Track 1” of the Three Track Examination Program introduced last summer. The PTO hopes - not promises - to reach final disposition of fast tracked applications within one year of prioritized status being granted.