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by EPO / Patent Data Services
Thu Oct 21, 2021 12:33 pm
Forum: Data News
Topic: Oct. 2021: Watch our video on patent families
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Views: 1819

Oct. 2021: Watch our video on patent families

We are very pleased to inform you about the release of a video on patent families.

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by EPO / Patent Data Services
Wed Oct 06, 2021 9:09 am
Forum: Data News
Topic: You wish you had more insight in patent data?
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Views: 302

You wish you had more insight in patent data?

The Patent Knowledge Week will take place from 2 to 5 November 2021. The event will be held online in English and is free of charge. The official #hashtag is #PKweek. Join us on the 4th of November 2021 from 13:00 hrs (CET) onwards, the "Patent data insights" session is dedicated to patent...
by EPO / Patent Data Services
Fri Aug 13, 2021 11:45 am
Forum: Data News
Topic: Aug. 2021 - EP: Addition of CPC symbols in EP bibliographic data
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Aug. 2021 - EP: Addition of CPC symbols in EP bibliographic data

We are pleased to inform you that, as of week 37/2021 (15th September 2021), the EP bibliographic data (EBD bulk data product) and EP full-text data will contain CPC symbols on A and B publication records in xml. The CPC symbols will be visible on EP full-text PDFs later this year. More on the EBD b...
by EPO / Patent Data Services
Mon Jun 21, 2021 3:39 pm
Forum: Data News
Topic: Patent Knowledge News - Launch of the first edition
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Views: 3351

Patent Knowledge News - Launch of the first edition

As you may know, the EPO’s quarterly Patent Information News (PIN) ceased publication in late 2019. We are delighted to announce the launch of a new online magazine: Patent Knowledge News. Gathering together patent knowledge from the EPO and around the world, Patent Knowledge News contains all the l...
by EPO / Patent Data Services
Tue May 18, 2021 10:06 am
Forum: Data News
Topic: May 2021 - Legal event data: Addition of EP Register data
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Views: 3391

May 2021 - Legal event data: Addition of EP Register data

In addition to appeal data, we have recently added 38 new EP legal events to the database relating to − Decision to grant (GRAA, etc – 21 events) − Third party observations (TPAA, etc – 4 events) − Publications (PUAA, etc – 12 events) − Status information of applications and granted patents (STAA – ...
by EPO / Patent Data Services
Wed Aug 12, 2020 11:01 am
Forum: Data News
Topic: Aug. 2020 - Legal event data: Addition of EP appeal data
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Views: 8494

Aug. 2020 - Legal event data: Addition of EP appeal data

We are pleased to inform you that 56 legal event codes related to EP Appeals have been added to the INPADOC database. The events of the front file have now been added and the back file data will be processed in due course. Background information: So far, the primary source of EP procedural data for ...
by EPO / Patent Data Services
Wed Aug 12, 2020 10:13 am
Forum: Data News
Topic: Aug. 2020 - OA: Change in publication number
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Views: 2596

Aug. 2020 - OA: Change in publication number

Please be advised of a correction of publication numbers with kind code A for authority code ‘OA’ (OAPI - Organisation Africaine de la Propriété Intellectuelle). This exercise was done for internal purposes. The correction had an impact on approximately 9 900 documents. The publication number should...
by EPO / Patent Data Services
Mon Jul 27, 2020 10:21 am
Forum: Data News
Topic: July 2020 - AP: Change in publication/application/priority number
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Views: 2739

July 2020 - AP: Change in publication/application/priority number

Please be informed that publication/application/priority numbers for the authority code ‘AP’ (ARIPO - African Regional Intellectual Property Organization) published after 2000 have been corrected. The EPO has received a complete backfile from ARIPO including titles and abstracts. In order to process...
by EPO / Patent Data Services
Wed Jul 22, 2020 2:49 pm
Forum: Data News
Topic: July 2020 : PH - SEA and NPL citation data now available
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Views: 2550

July 2020 : PH - SEA and NPL citation data now available

We are pleased to inform you about the introduction of Philippines (PH) search results (SEA) citations into our citation database that were not present or searchable until now. PH citations are present in rich format and, at this point, cover patent and non-patent literature from 2019 onwards. Citat...
by EPO / Patent Data Services
Wed Jul 22, 2020 8:36 am
Forum: Data News
Topic: July 2020: ZA – Change of publication and application number
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Views: 2454

July 2020: ZA – Change of publication and application number

Please be advised of a correction of both publication and application/priority numbers for authority code ‘ZA’ published before 2000. The change is being executed after analysis of the South African authority file. The correction will have an impact on approximately 175 000 documents. The change in ...