Patent File Histories Available on

Mar 31, 2006

LexisNexis U.S., a provider of information and services solutions, and REEDFAX, a Reed Technology and Information Services (RTIS) service, have announced that Patent File Histories can be ordered directly from patent search results. RTIS is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Reed Elsevier Inc. and a member of the LexisNexis group of companies.

With this addition, researchers can directly link from their patent search results to the LexisNexis REEDFAX File History ordering page, gaining access to patent experts who will fulfill Patent File History orders. Patent File Histories contain the official record of all public documentation relating to the United States Patent and Trademark Office's (USPTO) processing of specific patent applications.