MPEP 1002.02(r)
Petitions Decided by the Director of Office of Data Management

This is the Ninth Edition of the MPEP, Revision 08.2017, Last Revised in Januay 2018

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1002.02(r)    Petitions Decided by the Director of Office of Data Management [R-07.2015]

1. Petitions to withdraw holding of abandonment where a notice of abandonment has been, or could have been properly mailed by the Office of Data Management.

2. Petitions for express abandonment to avoid publication of the application (should be directed to Mail Stop Express Abandonment), 37 CFR 1.138(c), MPEP § 711.01.

3. Requests for republication of an application, 37 CFR 1.221(a), MPEP § 1130.