This revised version of the Guidelines for Examination will apply as from 1 November 2015. Until then, the September 2014 edition of the Guidelines remains valid.

2.1 Decision on the inadmissibility of an opposition or intervention

See D‑IV, 3 and 5.5 with reference to the notice of opposition and D‑IV, 5.6 and D‑VII, 6 for the intervention of an assumed infringer.

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