Amendment and Response to USPTO Office Action Section 101 Rejection (Computer-Implemented Invention)
An amendment and response to a US Patent and Trademark Office non-final rejection of a pending US patent application alleging that the claimed computer-implemented invention is not eligible for patent protection under 35 U.S.C. Section 101. Responses to office actions vary in length and complexity depending on the originally filed patent application, especially the originally drafted claims. Each amendment and response must be tailored to the particular rejection. This Standard Document is a sample response and has integrated notes with important explanations and drafting tips.