Duty of Disclosure
Number of Pages: 22 pgs
Sections: 2000 – 2022
This chapter deals with the duties of disclosure.
Each inventor and every other individual who is substantially involved in the preparation or prosecution of the application has a duty of disclosure.
These duties consist of candor, good faith and the duty to disclose all relevant materials to the PTO.
37 CFR (Code of Federal Regulations):
|37 CFR 1.56
|Duty to disclose information material to patentability.