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Ask any patent attorney to list the most important tools used to advance applications during examination, and they likely will include the examiner interview. The interview may be in the form of a teleconference or in-person meeting, and may last from 15 minutes to an hour. The interview provides an interactive opportunity for both sides to assess the strengths and weaknesses of their positions as to a particular application.

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