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by EPO / Patent Information
Mon Jul 27, 2020 1:41 pm
Forum: Patent Information Matters
Topic: searching for patent with PRIOR_APPLN_ID
Replies: 1
Views: 1622

searching for patent with PRIOR_APPLN_ID

Hi Markusanq,

You can either send a PM to Patent Information 2 or an e-mail to patentinformation@epo.org.
by EPO / Patent Information
Tue Jun 16, 2020 12:57 pm
Forum: Patent Information Matters
Topic: NOW ONLINE: Searchable full text in GPI
Replies: 0
Views: 1230

NOW ONLINE: Searchable full text in GPI

The full text (descriptions and claims) is now searchable
via new search criteria and amended search criteria.
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by EPO / Patent Information
Thu May 28, 2020 11:40 am
Forum: European Patent Register and Register Alert
Topic: "Decision to grant" dated 25 May even though issue fee is not paid nor claim translations are not filed
Replies: 1
Views: 782

Re: "Decision to grant" dated 25 May even though issue fee is not paid nor claim translations are not filed

Dear ssniihata, If you are an applicant, owner, representative of EPs and PCTs being handled by the EPO and you need information/advice on the status of the procedure, please contact support@epo.org and ask to be forwarded to the responsible directorate. You can find the director unit number, (4-dig...
by EPO / Patent Information
Wed May 27, 2020 2:02 pm
Forum: Patent Information Matters
Topic: Over 120 million documents in Espacenet
Replies: 0
Views: 3131

Over 120 million documents in Espacenet

Patent information from the European Patent Office (EPO) encompasses over 120 million documents ! You can access the data via the EPO’s products and services such as Global Patent Index, Espacenet, European Patent Register, PATSTAT Online. Of course EPO patent data is also available in the form of b...
by EPO / Patent Information
Wed May 27, 2020 10:56 am
Forum: Patent Information Matters
Topic: Patent information tour UPDATE
Replies: 0
Views: 730

Patent information tour UPDATE

Curious of what patent information is all about? IF you like to understand how patents protect intellectual property in theory and practice, learn how to find your way around patent documents, get familiar with the limits of protection... or simply like to learn more about any other patent informat...
by EPO / Patent Information
Wed May 27, 2020 10:56 am
Forum: Patent Information Training
Topic: Patent information tour UPDATE
Replies: 0
Views: 1862

Patent information tour UPDATE

Curious of what patent information is all about? IF you like to understand how patents protect intellectual property in theory and practice, learn how to find your way around patent documents, get familiar with the limits of protection... or simply like to learn more about any other patent informat...
by EPO / Patent Information
Thu May 14, 2020 2:15 pm
Forum: Patent Information Matters
Topic: DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN
Replies: 1
Views: 1983

Re: DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN

Dear wrekelsein, If this is how the entry appears in the search tool used, it looks as if the status at that time referred to all designated countries mentioned in the same entry. Nevertheless we need to be sure that the information displayed is correct … Therefore we recommend to get in touch with ...
by EPO / Patent Information
Wed May 13, 2020 10:58 am
Forum: Patent Information Matters
Topic: technical definitions?
Replies: 6
Views: 4824

Re: technical definitions?

Dear LennoxConner, Actually the EPO does not build databases with technical dictionaries. However, patent documents are classified by technical domains in two main hierarchical classification systems, the international patent classification (IPC) and the cooperative patent classification (CPC) syste...
by EPO / Patent Information
Wed Apr 22, 2020 8:59 am
Forum: Patent Information Matters
Topic: Catch-up while working from home ...
Replies: 0
Views: 1032

Catch-up while working from home ...

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by EPO / Patent Information
Tue Apr 21, 2020 11:46 am
Forum: Patent Information Matters
Topic: Is my priority claim invalid in EPO if my provisional patent has no claims?
Replies: 2
Views: 793

Re: Is my priority claim invalid in EPO if my provisional patent has no claims?

Dear prose2020, An international application may claim the priority of an earlier application that was filed in any state party to the Paris Convention for the Protection of Industrial Property or for any member of the World Trade Organization. A declaration in an international application claiming ...