Office of Procurement Current Acquisition Projects
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Current USPTO Opportunities (>$1 million)
Amended 2013mar15: Compiliation of Additional Q&As received March 11 through 15, 2013[pdf]
Amended 2013feb22: Amendment 0002 extends submission date for proposals and provide estimated date for posting of Q&As.
Amended 2013feb12: SF30 Amendment 0001 to the Solicitation
The United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) is soliciting for Patent Office Support Services for the continued and improved services in support of patent application processing. The objective of this procurement is to obtain mission essential services in support of patent application processing.
The following Acquisition Schedule apply:
Questions Due: Monday, February 11, 2013 no later than 5:00 P.M. local time of the Contracting Officer, located in Alexandria VA. Questions are to be emailed to: Shellie.Eaton@uspto.gov (Section L.4)
Proposals Due: Monday, March 4, 2013 no later than 2:00 P.M. local time of the Contracting Officer, located in Alexandria VA. (See Section L.15)
The United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO), Office of the Chief Information Officer (OCIO), seeks an interested party capable of acquiring patent and trademark bulk data and providing such data to the public at no cost to the USPTO or the public.
To ensure it has the capacity and expertise to meet its current and future human capital challenges, the USPTO intends to establish a contract that can be utilized by any business unit but the major services will be provided to the Office of Human Resources for assistance in the full range of human capital management services, from consulting and advisory support to staff augmentation and special projects.