This week's giveaway is in the EJB and other Java EE Technologies forum. We're giving away four copies of EJB 3 in Action and have Debu Panda, Reza Rahman, Ryan Cuprak, and Michael Remijan on-line! See this thread for details.
A Java bean is supposed to be a "Model". In other words, it is supposed to hold the state information. You don't send data from Java bean to a servlet. Servlet is the one that will manipulate a Java bean directly or indirectly & access the bean to get the state information.