The USPTO will perform maintenance affecting multiple patent and trademark systems, including TEAS and TEASi, beginning at 12:01 a.m. Saturday, July 30 ET and ending by 11:59 p.m. Saturday, July 30 ET. When systems are again available, a notification will be posted on the USPTO Systems Status and Availability webpage
. Please be advised that a filing deadline that falls on Saturday or Sunday extends the due date to Monday. 37 C.F.R. Â§2.196. For additional information on filing during system outages, see the Trademark alternative filing methods webpage
. If you have any questions regarding alternative filing methods for TEAS/TEASi, please contact TEAS@uspto.gov.
TEAS and TEASi have been enhanced to allow for payments via a new online fee payment management tool, Financial Manager
. Once you complete your order in TEAS or TEASi, you'll have the option to "Pay as a guest" or "Sign in" using your uspto.gov account credentials. Please click here to view an Introduction to the New USPTO Payment Page
. If you need assistance using the new USPTO payment page, please contact the USPTO help desk at 1-800-786-9199 and selection option 3, then option 4. You may also send an email to FeesHelp@uspto.gov