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by EPO / EPAL Team
Tue Jun 08, 2021 10:25 am
Forum: EP Publication and Search
Topic: citation,referencing & copyrights
Replies: 1
Views: 233

Re: citation,referencing & copyrights

The European Patent Guide describes in details how to request a European patent. (see link below. At the bottom of the page, click on Additional information and choose the format of your choice). Section 4.2.007 reads: the description must indicate the background art of which you are aware, to the e...
by EPO / EPAL Team
Tue Jun 08, 2021 9:49 am
Forum: EP Publication and Search
Topic: Italian Priority documents to US patent- can't find?
Replies: 5
Views: 687

Re: Italian Priority documents to US patent- can't find?

Thank you very much. Very interesting indeed !
EPAL
by EPO / EPAL Team
Tue Jun 08, 2021 8:07 am
Forum: EP Publication and Search
Topic: Italian Priority documents to US patent- can't find?
Replies: 5
Views: 687

Re: Italian Priority documents to US patent- can't find?

Additionally to the patent, you might be interested to read this blog about Elio Veroli and his associate Gianni Sganzerla https://www.antipes.it/marca_everol_it.html
by EPO / EPAL Team
Wed Jun 02, 2021 2:19 pm
Forum: EP Publication and Search
Topic: New DTD ep-patent-document
Replies: 0
Views: 351

New DTD ep-patent-document

The DTD ep-patent-document is used for the XML of EP publications and we inform you that the new DTD version 1.5.1 is now available in our download area under “DTD/Schema repository 14.12 - EP data”. This XML is used, for example in the European publication server , EP full-text search and Global Pa...
by EPO / EPAL Team
Mon May 31, 2021 10:55 am
Forum: EP Publication and Search
Topic: HK Patent Data
Replies: 1
Views: 209

Re: HK Patent Data

Thank you for your enquiry. According to the data coverage, the latest HK data is from 10th July 2020. We are investigating when the more recent bibliographic data from Hong Kong can be expected and we will post the answer on this Forum.
by EPO / EPAL Team
Wed May 26, 2021 7:11 am
Forum: EP Publication and Search
Topic: Italian Priority documents to US patent- can't find?
Replies: 5
Views: 687

Re: Italian Priority documents to US patent- can't find?

The requested Patent document from 1960 is archived in "Archivio Centrale dello Stato http://acs.beniculturali.it/ " Central archive of Italy. It has not been digitalised. The document can be purchased online by written request to the e-mail given in the above webpage. For more detailed information ...
by EPO / EPAL Team
Thu May 20, 2021 4:41 pm
Forum: EP Publication and Search
Topic: Italian Priority documents to US patent- can't find?
Replies: 5
Views: 687

Re: Italian Priority documents to US patent- can't find?

Thank you for your request. Your request has been received and is under investigation, we will get back to you as soon as possible !
The EPAL Team.
by EPO / EPAL Team
Wed May 19, 2021 3:21 pm
Forum: Global Patent Index (GPI)
Topic: Over 130.000.000 patent documents in GPI
Replies: 0
Views: 528

Over 130.000.000 patent documents in GPI

This is the amount of publications (bibliographic data) you now get in your result list using this query (PUN stands for "publication number"): PUN = * The amount of publications per publication office can easily be visualised using the simple statistics (parameter "Publication office"): SimpleStats...
by EPO / EPAL Team
Mon Apr 12, 2021 11:46 am
Forum: Global Patent Index (GPI)
Topic: Excel XML
Replies: 8
Views: 821

Re: Excel XML

Dear Alicia, We managed to make a quick test last week with Power BI Desktop. To exchange information on this topic more effectively, could you please send an email to support@epo.org (mentioning "GPI" in your email subject) ? We would then explain which format to use when downloading a GPI result l...
by EPO / EPAL Team
Wed Apr 07, 2021 3:48 pm
Forum: Global Patent Index (GPI)
Topic: Excel XML
Replies: 8
Views: 821

Re: Excel XML

Dear Alicia,

You may want to have a look at the GPI cross reference charts where you can select Applicant on the X and Y axis - the bubble chart shows the top 20 applicants.

Would this help?

GPI user support