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The European Patent Convention


Article 92[ 89 ], [ 90 ]
Drawing up of the European search report

The European Patent Office shall, in accordance with the Implementing Regulations, draw up and publish a European search report in respect of the European patent application on the basis of the claims, with due regard to the description and any drawings. 
Amended by the Act revising the European Patent Convention of 29.11.2000. 
See the notice from the EPO concerning accelerated prosecution of European patent applications (OJ EPO 2010, 352).

Art. 17, 80, 153
R. 30, 61-66, 70, 70a, 137