It would be an awesome add to have PTA days as a data point to return in application searching through the Workbench. PTA days are associated with patent expiration projects. Therefore, having the data as an option when reviewing groups of applications can be beneficial and minimize the number of application records that need to be physically opened for review.💡
I would suggest the document descriptions be easier to read/understand on the EAR and in the file wrapper history. They are too long and difficult to read through, to find what you need. I think they should be more like the document descriptions in PAIR. Here's an example:
Patent Center = 21888_14242669_12-13-2017_ISSUE.NTF
Private PAIR = 2017-12-13 Issue Notification
In EFS, these options are all available. Moreover, these are the sorts of documents that... more »
Similar to the image file wrapper in EFS web, I suggest alternating each line with gray/white. This helps immensely to know which document you are trying to check the box and download.
It is awesome to be able to update an Attorney Docket # through Patent Center and Private PAIR when the practitioner's customer number is the Correspondence Address, however, this is currently done one at a time. It would... more »
I've attended patent center webinars for most of 2020. I believe it would be helpful to provide USPTO customers a redlined version of patent center presentation, which includes any changes made since the previous webinar? This would help quickly identify improvements, updates and modifications.
"customerno applicationnumber date typeofdocument."
The equivalent bookmarks in PatentCenter only include date and type of document. That is unfortunate. The PAIR format allows us to parse a larger PDF file and separate it out into different files following our firm's naming convention. Adding the application... more »