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by Patrick Le Gonidec
Tue Dec 18, 2018 3:52 pm
Forum: Global Patent Index (GPI)
Topic: Enhanced GPI searches using INPADOC categories
Replies: 1
Views: 624

Re: Enhanced GPI searches using INPADOC categories

You will find more information on INPADOC categories and their use across EPO Patent Information products at this link (Data News Forum)
by Patrick Le Gonidec
Fri Mar 23, 2018 6:22 pm
Forum: Global Patent Index (GPI)
Topic: Printable Results List
Replies: 1
Views: 2974

Re: Printable Results List

Dear eoingorman, A convenient way could be: 1. Customise for download the content of your result list (see GPI user manual page 83, section 13.2 "RESULT LIST CONTENT CUSTOMISATION") by adding the bibliographic data you are interested in. 2. Download your result list in a format that is suitable for ...
by Patrick Le Gonidec
Wed Mar 07, 2018 8:45 pm
Forum: EP Publication and Search
Topic: Search the full text of all EP A and B documents
Replies: 5
Views: 4116

Re: Search the full text of all EP A and B documents

Dear ivo_debaere,

Thank you for your interest in this product.

We fully understand your requirement and we will look into it.

Best regards,

Patrick Le Gonidec
by Patrick Le Gonidec
Mon Sep 11, 2017 10:56 am
Forum: Global Patent Index (GPI)
Topic: Applicant Address Display
Replies: 3
Views: 2828

Re: Applicant Address Display

Dear GPI Users, Please note that GPI can help with the answer to the following question (example): what documents available for the first time in GPI in the first half of 2017 (criterion DFE), which are granted patents (criterion ISG) and EPO simple family representatives (criterion ISR), do not hav...
by Patrick Le Gonidec
Fri Jun 16, 2017 12:25 pm
Forum: Global Patent Index (GPI)
Topic: Applicant Address Display
Replies: 3
Views: 2828

Re: Applicant Address Display

Dear Giorgio, We removed addresses for inventors and applicants/proprietors for data protection reasons. You can search (and include in your result lists) the inventors' country of residence (criterion INVC) and the applicants' country of residence (criterion APPC). Please note that we do not always...
by Patrick Le Gonidec
Thu Mar 16, 2017 2:48 pm
Forum: Search tips
Topic: How to search by Assignee instead of Applicant?
Replies: 1
Views: 898

Re: How to search by Assignee instead of Applicant?

Dear Thomas, A possible way would be to search INPADOC legal status using Global Patent Index (GPI - you can subscribe to a free trial on http://www.epo.org/gpi - User manual available for download on the same page) which allows you to search party names, for example in the case of a change of owner...
by Patrick Le Gonidec
Fri Sep 16, 2016 3:32 pm
Forum: Global Patent Index (GPI)
Topic: GPI result list
Replies: 1
Views: 1588

Re: GPI result list

GPI enables you to sort columns which include one value. For example: The column "Application date" is sortable (it contains one value). The column "Oldest priority date" is sortable (it contains one value). The column "Applicant" is not sortable (it may contain multiple values). To activate the sor...
by Patrick Le Gonidec
Mon Jun 20, 2016 9:03 pm
Forum: Global Patent Index (GPI)
Topic: New search features
Replies: 1
Views: 1542

Re: New search features

Dear GPI Users, The date range operator is now fully operational, e.g. to search every quarter documents added for the first time in GPI. Please go to this page to download the new GPI user manual (version 2.5), which includes a new section "Regular monitoring" with sample queries for weekly and mon...
by Patrick Le Gonidec
Mon May 23, 2016 6:36 pm
Forum: Global Patent Index (GPI)
Topic: Database update postponed
Replies: 1
Views: 1336

Re: Database update postponed

Dear GPI Users,

GPI week 20 (2016/20) is now on-line.

Best regards,

Patrick
by Patrick Le Gonidec
Wed May 18, 2016 1:43 pm
Forum: Global Patent Index (GPI)
Topic: New search features
Replies: 1
Views: 1542

New search features

Dear GPI Users, We are glad to announce that a new version has been launched and the main new features are: - New criterion DFE “Date of first exchange” for regular monitoring: DFE allows you to retrieve patent documents that appeared for the first time in GPI on a specific date. For example (monito...