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by EPO / Patent Information
Fri Aug 10, 2018 9:30 am
Forum: Patent Information Matters
Topic: Germany joins the Federated Register
Replies: 0
Views: 5038

Germany joins the Federated Register

The Federated Register has started retrieving official bibliographic and legal status information from the German Register and displaying it in the European Patent Register. At present, the countries participating in the Federated Register project are: Austria, Belgium, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulga...
by EPO / Patent Information
Thu Aug 09, 2018 10:06 am
Forum: Search tips
Topic: Searching for applicants and inventors in a particular country
Replies: 0
Views: 3134

Searching for applicants and inventors in a particular country

Search for applicants from a particular country, by entering the country code in square brackets, e.g. [GB]. You can enter the country code alone or together with the name of the applicant/inventor in the Applicant(s)/Inventor(s) field in Advanced search. Depending on the reason for your search it i...
by EPO / Patent Information
Mon Aug 06, 2018 10:36 am
Forum: Patent Information Matters
Topic: EPA Qualified EQE - Technical background
Replies: 1
Views: 2434

Re: EPA Qualified EQE - Technical background

Dear User,
Can you please specify your needs. Are you looking for statistics or for other information.
by EPO / Patent Information
Thu Jun 14, 2018 1:40 pm
Forum: European Patent Register and Register Alert
Topic: Improvement to the security of our online services
Replies: 0
Views: 1642

Improvement to the security of our online services

The EPO uses encryption protocols to enable secure access to our online services and to protect your information. To improve security, we will be progressively ending support for older protocols, while minimising the impact on our users. As of 31 July 2018 , you will need TLS 1.2 to connect securely...
by EPO / Patent Information
Thu Jun 14, 2018 1:40 pm
Forum: Patent Information Matters
Topic: Improvement to the security of our online services
Replies: 0
Views: 1693

Improvement to the security of our online services

The EPO uses encryption protocols to enable secure access to our online services and to protect your information. To improve security, we will be progressively ending support for older protocols, while minimising the impact on our users. As of 31 July 2018 , you will need TLS 1.2 to connect securely...
by EPO / Patent Information
Thu Jun 14, 2018 1:40 pm
Forum: Technical issues
Topic: Improvement to the security of our online services
Replies: 0
Views: 1095

Improvement to the security of our online services

The EPO uses encryption protocols to enable secure access to our online services and to protect your information. To improve security, we will be progressively ending support for older protocols, while minimising the impact on our users. As of 31 July 2018 , you will need TLS 1.2 to connect securely...
by EPO / Patent Information
Tue Apr 24, 2018 8:56 am
Forum: Search tips
Topic: Flywheel patent search
Replies: 1
Views: 3832

Re: Flywheel patent search

Dear slakshmi , Unfortunately "Flywheels" are very generic. Flywheels are everywhere in mechanics and there are dozens of relevant entries, e.g. in F16F, you have tens of them depending if you are looking for purely storing the energy or using a flywheel to damp torsional vibrations. Therefore the b...
by EPO / Patent Information
Fri Apr 13, 2018 11:41 am
Forum: Linked open EP data/open EP bulk data
Topic: EPO begins publishing linked open data
Replies: 4
Views: 11637

Re: EPO begins publishing linked open data

Dear Frank,

You can access the Linked open EP data services here and under "Getting started" on the overview page, you will find the relevant user manual.
by EPO / Patent Information
Wed Apr 04, 2018 8:21 am
Forum: Search tips
Topic: patent number
Replies: 1
Views: 4121

Re: patent number

Dear Jmellby, This is indeed a very old publication and although our database goes back to the 1800s, we cannot guarantee that all full collections are available. In this case we suggest you to contact the relevant National Patent Office to see if they can provide you with a copy. Link to the Patent...
by EPO / Patent Information
Tue Apr 03, 2018 6:53 am
Forum: Linked open EP data/open EP bulk data
Topic: EPO begins publishing linked open data
Replies: 4
Views: 11637

EPO begins publishing linked open data

The EPO has started to provide linked open data on European patents and applications and on the technical classification scheme CPC to the public free of charge, allowing academics, companies, data scientists or web developers to combine patent data with other information more easily.