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The European Patent Convention


Rule 5
Certification of translations

Where the translation of a document is required, the European Patent Office may require that a certificate that the translation corresponds to the original text be filed within a period to be specified. If the certificate is not filed in due time, such document shall be deemed not to have been filed, unless otherwise provided. 

Art. 14, 88
R. 7

Cross-reference list
EPC EPC 1973
R. 5R. 5