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by EPO / Patent Information
Wed Oct 28, 2020 11:00 am
Forum: Patent Information Matters
Topic: Covid 19
Replies: 5
Views: 999

Re: Covid 19

Dear Patentperson,

Here you go.
by EPO / Patent Information
Fri Oct 23, 2020 10:47 am
Forum: Espacenet
Topic: Possible temporary service interruption 24.10.20
Replies: 0
Views: 402

Possible temporary service interruption 24.10.20

Dear Users, We have scheduled maintenance for tomorrow morning, 24. 10. 2020 between 08:00 and 09:00 hrs CET in which you may experience a short interruption while using Espacenet. We are confident that this disruption will not last longer than 10 - 15 minutes and apologise in advance for any inconv...
by EPO / Patent Information
Wed Oct 21, 2020 2:23 pm
Forum: Patent Information Matters
Topic: Searching SPCs with EPO Patent Information products
Replies: 0
Views: 250

Searching SPCs with EPO Patent Information products

There are two EPO products offering Supplementary Protection Certificate (SPC) search: Global Patent Index (GPI) and PATSTAT Online – both products use the EPO worldwide legal event collection. Both products require a subscription. One-month free trials can be requested at: GPI: https://www.epo.org/...
by EPO / Patent Information
Tue Oct 20, 2020 10:10 am
Forum: Patent Information Matters
Topic: Searching XP documents in the new Espacenet
Replies: 0
Views: 54

Searching XP documents in the new Espacenet

Dear Patent Information community, Do you know how to search for XP documents in the new interface of Espacenet? Simply enter the field identifier " CT= " with the XP number in the search field, then click on the Citations tab to see the XP document details. For example, enter CT=XP011099255 . https...
by EPO / Patent Information
Mon Oct 12, 2020 9:52 am
Forum: Patent Information Matters
Topic: Covid 19
Replies: 5
Views: 999

Covid 19

Thank you for your query. Please note that the patent application in question is a US patent application. As mentioned in the EPO post at 14:30 on Wednesday, 7 October, the patent application is pending before the USPTO and being treated according to applicable US patent law. The US system, which is...
by EPO / Patent Information
Fri Oct 09, 2020 7:31 am
Forum: Technical issues
Topic: Direct links to older patents no longer working
Replies: 1
Views: 238

Direct links to older patents no longer working

Dear Espacenet User, We do not have Hayward's 1871 GB patent #2014 "Pavement Lights" in our database which explains why you cannot retrieve it. A colleague has found a link to the bibliographic data for you here . Please note that the links you are using are from a very old version of Espacenet. Alt...
by EPO / Patent Information
Wed Oct 07, 2020 5:01 pm
Forum: Patent Information Matters
Topic: Q&A regarding "Patent rights & specific law issues"
Replies: 0
Views: 120

Q&A regarding "Patent rights & specific law issues"

:?: QUESTION: Under assumption: 1. We applied to any patent office/institute for a product we invented 2. This application/filing passed for first phase and moved to search phase > at this time assume please we give license to some companies and the product is being produced and used by folks. 3. As...
by EPO / Patent Information
Wed Oct 07, 2020 2:30 pm
Forum: Patent Information Matters
Topic: Covid 19
Replies: 5
Views: 999

Re: Covid 19

US patent application, US2020279585 (published in our online patent database Espacenet, is a US patent application pending before the USPTO and being treated according to applicable US patent law, and US patent law allows changes to appending patent application to a certain extent (“Continuation in ...
by EPO / Patent Information
Fri Oct 02, 2020 10:46 am
Forum: Technical issues
Topic: RSS-Feeds for Espacenet patent families
Replies: 7
Views: 3266

RSS-Feeds for Espacenet patent families

Dear User, Here is the list of browsers that was updated in March this year, Espacenet supports the following browsers (starting from the indicated browser version): Google Chrome: 64 Mozilla Firefox: 60 Microsoft Edge: 80 In case you are using other browsers or older versions of the supported brows...
by EPO / Patent Information
Thu Sep 24, 2020 2:10 pm
Forum: Patent Information Matters
Topic: Improvement in the Register Alert service
Replies: 0
Views: 1561

Improvement in the Register Alert service

A single Register Alert account now allows you to monitor up to 5 000 files (previously only 1 000).