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The European Patent Convention


Article 119[ 135 ], [ 136 ]

Decisions, summonses, notices and communications shall be notified by the European Patent Office of its own motion in accordance with the Implementing Regulations. Notification may, where exceptional circumstances so require, be effected through the intermediary of the central industrial property offices of the Contracting States. 
Amended by the Act revising the European Patent Convention of 29.11.2000. 
See the decision of the President of the EPO concerning the pilot project to introduce new technical means of communication in EPO proceedings (OJ EPO 2012, 486; corr. 541).

R. 112, 125-130