DOCDB - FR national filing divisional

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DOCDB - FR national filing divisional

Post by gv_ip » Mon Apr 09, 2018 7:25 pm


I am in the need to extract from the DOCDB XML strucutre the parent filing date of a divisional national application in France.

It seems the data is stored in the section <priority claim> but the information about the parent filing date is not always present.
From an empirical analysis based on a very few cases it seems that the information is present only for divisional patents filed after the year 2008.

Is this possible? And if yes, is there a place where this kind of information is availalbe? I mean from which year which information is avaialbe?

Thank you in advance and kind regards

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