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The European Patent Convention


Rule 156
Information to the public in the event of conversion

The documents accompanying the request for conversion under Rule 155, paragraph 2, shall be made available to the public by the central industrial property office under the same conditions and to the same extent as documents relating to national proceedings.
The printed specification of the national patent resulting from the conversion of a European patent application shall mention that application. 

Art. 135, 140

Cross-reference list
EPC EPC 1973
R. 156R. 103