37 CFR 1.171: Application for reissue

Taken from the Ninth Edition of the MPEP, Revision 08.2017, Last Revised in January 2018

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1.171    Application for reissue.

An application for reissue must contain the same parts required for an application for an original patent, complying with all the rules relating thereto except as otherwise provided, and in addition, must comply with the requirements of the rules relating to reissue applications.

[47 FR 41272, Sept. 17, 1982, effective Oct. 1, 1982; revised, 54 FR 6893, Feb. 17, 1989, 54 FR 9432, March 7, 1989, effective Apr. 17, 1989; 56 FR 65142, Dec. 13, 1991, effective Dec. 16, 1991; revised, 62 FR 53132, Oct. 10, 1997, effective Dec. 1, 1997]