Forms, Policies & Procedures

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Forms, Policies and Procedures (14 Entries)
Procedure: Research Office
Preparing a Sequence Listing for the USPTO
Procedure: Research Office

Preparing a Sequence Listing for the USPTO

These instructions are based on the U.S. Code of Federal Regulations, 37 CFR Sections 1.821-1.825. The sequence rules require the use of standard symbols and a standard format for sequence data and submission of the data in computer readable form. The sequence listing must be in ASCII text. Instructions for formatting the sequence listing and a sample sequence listing are presented on the following pages. The USPTO has a software program, “PatentIn,” to help you prepare sequence listings in the proper format.You can download the software and obtain instructions for using the software from Patentin Software

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OWNER: Research Office


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Policy: General Counsel
Registered University Trademarks and Service Marks
Policy: General Counsel

Registered University Trademarks and Service Marks

    The University reserves the right of proprietorship of a number of symbols of identification of the University used in connection with a variety of consumer goods or services related to athletic, business, and educational events or activities of the University. These trademarks and service marks, in the form of emblems and logos, are registered with the State of Delaware and/or the United States Federal Trademark and Patent Office. Original documentation for each mark is on file in the University Archives and copies are maintained in the Office of the University Secretary 126 Hullihen Hall.
  2. The use of University trademarks and service marks is prohibited without the express permission of the University of Delaware. All inquiries should be directed to the Office of Communications and Public Affairs.
  3. University employees are directed to the UD Brand Style Guide for further information about use of the registered University marks.

The complete policy and more can be found on the General Counsel’s web site.


Policy Details:

OWNER: Vice President for Communications and Public Affairs

SECTION: External Relations Policies

RESPONSIBLE OFFICE: Office of Communications and Public Affairs

POLICY NUMBER (Legacy): 1-12

ORIGINATION DATE: October 2, 1985

REVISION DATE(S): April 1, 1996; April, 2005; August 2010; April 27, 2011

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Compliance Hotline
Phone: (302) 831-2792

UD Research Office
210 Hullihen Hall
Newark, DE 19716
Phone: (302) 831-2136
Fax: (302) 831-2828
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