|(a) Upon receiving an application for registration
and payment of the application fee for at least one class, a trademark
examiner will examine an application for registration.
(b) Applications will be examined in the order in which
they are received, including applications concurrently processed for
registration of the same or confusingly similar marks used in connection
with the same or similar goods and/or services.
(c) The applicant will be notified in writing of any
formal requirements or objections to the application for registration.
(d) An examiner may require the applicant to furnish
any information and exhibits reasonably necessary to the proper examination
of the application.