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(Vol. 43, Supp. 2)
to changes at the USPTO, links to patents will now bring up the text of
a patent in their new Patent Public
Search system. What you will see on your screen will be very
different from what you are used to. Sorry, but this is beyond my
can toggle between the text of the patent and the page images of the
patent by clicking the left-most button in the row of buttons at the
top of the "Document Viewer" window. You can also enlarge the Document Viewer window by dragging to the left the light gray line that divides the Document Viewer
window from the two other windows. If you are viewing the patent
page image, you can then enlarge that image by clicking the
double-headed arrow button at the top of the Document Viewer window.
You go back to the OBC page from which you clicked the patent number by
closing the tab which contains the text of the patent, and then
clicking the LEFT arrow in your browser..
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14, 2022: Patent Family info: Have you
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19, 2021: Our Orange
(included at no additional cost to subscribers) now contains a
list in numberical order of every expired Orange Book patent starting
the dawn of Hatch-Waxman through Dec. 31, 2020. The Orange Book Archive already
contained tables in order by tradename and generic
In the list of patents in numerical order, each patent number is a link
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A New Orange Book
AUVELITY added three new patents in Vol. 43, Supp. 1, and so still stands alone with 103!
listed in the Orange Book. Contiinuing to blow away VASCEPA's previous record of 68 patents! See all of the AUVELITY patents in the Tradenames-A sample.
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Feb. 21, 2023: Vol. 43, Supp. 1 news
Nov. 8, 2022: A New Patent Listing Champion!
Sept. 29, 2022: Orange Book Vol. 42/Supps. 7 and 8 News, Plus an Interesting Type of Claim for VASCEPA
Aug. 13, 2022: Orange Book Vol. 42/Supp. 6 News: Watch Out for the Breadth of your Use Codes
June 23, 2022: Orange Book Vol. 42/Supp. 5 News
Mar. 15, 2022:
New patent family info
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Feb. 18, 2022: Purple Book
Companion™ (beta) Announcement
Jan. 29, 2022: When are eight 0.5g capsules not equivalent to
four 1g capsules?
Jan. 13, 2022: "What's New" Giveaway Announcement
Sept. 29, 2021:
Mystery: is there a difference between ASTEPRO ALLERGY and Children's
May 7, 2021: Interesting New Patents From FDA's Orange Book:
Vol. 41, Supplement 3.
Jan. 29, 2021:
Dreams Do Come True: The Purple Book
is getting patent listings!
Dec. 22, 2020: Parts is Parts? A few thoughts about some of the
comments that were submitted to the FDA about Orange Book listings.
Aug. 2, 2020: Speculation about the delisting of a "part" patent
from the Orange Book
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