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The European Patent Convention

 
 

Article 105b[ 112 ]
Limitation or revocation of the European patent

(1)
The European Patent Office shall examine whether the requirements laid down in the Implementing Regulations for limiting or revoking the European patent have been met. 
(2)
If the European Patent Office considers that the request for limitation or revocation of the European patent meets these requirements, it shall decide to limit or revoke the European patent in accordance with the Implementing Regulations. Otherwise, it shall reject the request. 
(3)
The decision to limit or revoke the European patent shall apply to the European patent in all the Contracting States in respect of which it has been granted. It shall take effect on the date on which the mention of the decision is published in the European Patent Bulletin. 
 
Inserted by the Act revising the European Patent Convention of 29.11.2000. 
References

Art. 14, 84, 123
R. 6, 91, 94, 95, 138, 111, 140

 
Cross-reference list
EPC EPC 1973
Art. 105bArt. 105 (elmts)