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European Patent Convention (EPC 1973)

 
 

Rule 39

Communication following the examination on filing

Art. 90



If the European patent application fails to meet the requirements laid down in Article 80, the Receiving Section shall communicate the disclosed deficiencies to the applicant and inform him that the application will not be dealt with as a European patent application unless he remedies the disclosed deficiencies within one month. If he does so, he shall be informed of the date of filing.


Cross-reference list
R. 39 R. 55