Patentcenter Feature Requests

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  1. FR1 – April 30, 2020 – CO – If you are on a page for a particular application, provide a deep link to e-file a paper in that particular application (see article)
  2. FR2 – April 30, 2020 – CO – If you have just filed a paper in a particular application, provide a deep link to the documents for that application (see article)
  3. FR3 – April 30, 2020 – CO – user-friendly click-list for cases with recent status changes, just like PAIR (see article)
  4. FR4 – April 30, 2020 – CO – last 40 ack receipts (see article)
  5. FR5 – April 30, 2020 – CO – search by attorney docket number needs to be just as easy as it is in Private PAIR
  6. FR6 – May 1, 2020 – RB – last 40 payment receipts
  7. FR7 – January 26, 2019 – CO – Incoming correspondence notification.  You could optionally set it up so that you are informed if any  new document has been added to your application.  This might be done on a “per customer number” basis.  (see article)
  8. FR8 – May 2, 2020 – CO – Patentcenter needs to be “restful”.
  9. FR9 – May 2, 2020 – CO – Please provide permalinks in Patentcenter.  (see article)
  10. FR10 – May 3, 2020 – KK – Way to set default order of applications in home list (most recent changes first vs. numerical order)
  11. FR11 – May 3, 2020 – KK – Way to set default number of applications per page
  12. FR12 – May 3, 2020 – KK – Way to set which customer number’s applications are displayed by default
  13. FR13 – May 3, 2020 – KK – Archive feature (as in ePCT)
  14. FR14 – May 3, 2020 – KK – Fewer conversion problems would be created if uploaded DOCX document were first converted to PDF and then split into sections
  15. FR15 – May 3, 2020 – KK – Option to input any customer number (including ones not associated with filer/filer’s firm) as Fee Address in web-based Form 85B
  16. FR16 – May 4, 2020 – RB – Priority document notification and/or more broadly notification of USPTO change to a filewrapper. This might be accomplished on a “per customer number” or a “per application” basis.
  17. FR17 – May 4, 2020 – RB – If you are on a page for a particular application, provide a link to the USPTO Electronic Patent Assignment System.
  18. FR18 – May 6, 2020 – RB – Application Bibliographic Data needs a link to order a certified copy of the application and an additional link to order a certified copy of the file wrapper.
  19. FR19 – May 11, 2020 – CO – the “update application address” function of Private PAIR is missing from Patentcenter.  See article.