then the Examining Division will reject the request (Art. 105b(2), last sentence and Rule 95(4)), provided the requirements of Art. 113(1) are met (see D‑X, 4.4).
The decision to reject the request will be notified in accordance with Art. 119 to the requester.
In case (ii), the decision is a reasoned decision taken by the Examining Division, and is subject to appeal.
Rule 111(2)Art. 106(1)