Final PTAB Rules to Publish in Federal Register Tomorrow

Tomorrow, the final rules to implement the new post grant trial proceedings of the PTAB will publish. A copy of each of the rule packages is linked below, commentary on the changes to follow tomorrow. In addition to the PTAB rule packages, a package will issue that is directed to the final rules for implementing supplemental examination/revising reexamination fees (here), and miscellaneous changes to oath practice (here).

Umbrella Rules

Changes to Implement IPR, PGR & TPCBMP

Trial Practice Guide

Business Method