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by EPO / OPS Support
Wed Jul 14, 2021 5:14 pm
Forum: Open Patent Services (OPS) and bulk data subscription products
Topic: Missing citations?
Replies: 1
Views: 111

Re: Missing citations?

Hi, You are not doing anything wrong but this is an EURO_PCT document (EPC 153/3 rule), so you need to look for citations linked to WO A2 and not EP A2 See table IP5 citations to know on which publication step we link which citations, for EP and WO: https://www.epo.org/searching-for-patents/data/cov...
by EPO / OPS Support
Fri Jul 09, 2021 10:43 am
Forum: Open Patent Services (OPS) and bulk data subscription products
Topic: rest-services/register and parameter pd
Replies: 1
Views: 69

Re: rest-services/register and parameter pd

Hi, You are correct, EP publication defines the date of pn for EP Register. Query Published Services with biblio constituent for WO's instead. That will work fine. If you still want to crosscheck with Register, extract EP's of those WO's and query EP's in OPS Register as a second step Regards, Vesna...
by EPO / OPS Support
Fri Jul 09, 2021 10:31 am
Forum: Open Patent Services (OPS) and bulk data subscription products
Topic: Claims tree
Replies: 1
Views: 51

Re: Claims tree

HI,

No, not for all. Unfortunately we only offer that if we got data by respective office already delivered with the claim tree.

Regards,
Vesna for OPS
by EPO / OPS Support
Fri Jul 09, 2021 10:28 am
Forum: Open Patent Services (OPS) and bulk data subscription products
Topic: Translated patents
Replies: 3
Views: 80

Re: Translated patents

Dear Arnau, Its true, we don't have MT option in any API, but we do use concept of simple patent families that is available in all our services, so also in OPS. With equivalent filings gathered under simple family (constituent equivalents in OPS, under OPS Published Services) you can check if this s...
by EPO / OPS Support
Wed Jul 07, 2021 10:15 am
Forum: Open Patent Services (OPS) and bulk data subscription products
Topic: Translated patents
Replies: 3
Views: 80

Re: Translated patents

Dear user, You can look up the family members (simple family) for this application and find documents describing the same invention in English. Here is your example in Espacenet: https://worldwide.espacenet.com/patent/search/family/038235138/publication/WO2007128761A2?q=WO2007128761A2 Kind regards
by EPO / OPS Support
Mon Jul 05, 2021 1:03 pm
Forum: Open Patent Services (OPS) and bulk data subscription products
Topic: Data in exchange-document is incomplete
Replies: 2
Views: 82

Re: Data in exchange-document is incomplete

Dear Kerstin, We have experienced that the combination of the constituents biblio and legal are sometimes causing trouble. Please use "biblio" only for the time being, if you are interested in bibliographic data. We also recommend that you use the service "published-data" instead of "family" to retr...
by EPO / OPS Support
Wed Jun 30, 2021 11:04 am
Forum: Open Patent Services (OPS) and bulk data subscription products
Topic: OPS Family and Legal - update
Replies: 0
Views: 292

OPS Family and Legal - update

Dear all, As many of you noticed, we still have issues in OPS Family and Legal service, both operating on same INPADOC database in the background. To solve the problem once and for all the INPADOC database is flagged to be migrated from current environment as soon as possible. We don't know exact da...
by EPO / OPS Support
Tue Jun 29, 2021 10:10 am
Forum: Open Patent Services (OPS) and bulk data subscription products
Topic: Strong slowdown with images related services
Replies: 1
Views: 57

Re: Strong slowdown with images related services

HI,

We have issues in other OPS services, but we were not aware of image retrieval issues. We will have a look. Can you send me to patentdata@epo.org your user ID and few URL examples of calls you were making?

Regards,
Vesna for OPS support
by EPO / OPS Support
Wed Jun 09, 2021 7:02 pm
Forum: Espacenet
Topic: Problem with OPS INPADOC services and Espacenet (Family, legal events)
Replies: 0
Views: 190

Problem with OPS INPADOC services and Espacenet (Family, legal events)

Dear users, We are currently experiencing interruptions and at times restricted access in some OPS services due to very high amount of unauthorised automated processes running in Espacenet that have consequently influence on OPS INPADOC services and are therefore also obstructing traffic and access ...
by EPO / OPS Support
Wed Jun 09, 2021 7:02 pm
Forum: Open Patent Services (OPS) and bulk data subscription products
Topic: Problem with OPS INPADOC services and Espacenet (Family, legal events)
Replies: 0
Views: 328

Problem with OPS INPADOC services and Espacenet (Family, legal events)

Dear users, We are currently experiencing interruptions and at times restricted access in some OPS services due to very high amount of unauthorised automated processes running in Espacenet that have consequently influence on OPS INPADOC services and are therefore also obstructing traffic and access ...