The USPTO has finalized a new set of fees: Final Rules. Some of the changes:
- Inter Partes Reviews: (request + post-institution) $30,500 (up from $21,000).
- Application Filing (Filing + Search + Examination) $1,720 (up from $1,600).
- Provisional Applications: $280 (up from $260).
- Extra independent claims: $460 (up from $420).
- Extra dependent claims: $100 (up from $80).
- Submission of 800mb of Sequences: $10,000.
These go into effect Jan 16, 2018.