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European Patent Convention (EPC 1973)

 
 

Rule 4 5

Language of a European divisional application

Art. 76



European divisional applications or, in the case referred to in Article 14, paragraph 2, the translations thereof, must be filed in the language of the proceedings for the earlier European patent application.



5 Amended by decision of the Administrative Council of 07.12.1990 which entered into force on 01.06.1991 (OJ EPO 1991, 4 ff).

Cross-reference list
R. 4 (elmts) R. 36(2)