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2014, after which they will become invalid. We recommend that you update your
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new link to the European patent bulletin
has been added to the online services menu:
the About this file view, under Publications, A1 applications
published by WIPO are now linked ...
... to the contents of the European publication server in the Result list:
1.1.5. Also in the About
this file view, additional data is available.
There is a new section Appeal following opposition:
Under the section
procedure as well as in the Event history view, you will now
find information about the 'Request
for correction of the decision to grant filed':
1.1.6. In the Legal status view, there are now tooltip labels indicating the national patent office for each deep link:
in the All documents view, you can
now sort contents by date in either ascending (default) or descending order in
the Event history view:
1.2.1. For your monitored applications, you can now change their
status to Seen (white dot) or Unseen (black dot) by simply clicking
directly on the icon:
1.2.2. Now when you click on Report error ...
... you will be redirected to a contact form with the topic, subject and application number pre-filled for your convenience:
1.2.3. In the case of Euro-PCT
applications, you will now get a message notifying you that an application is
already in your monitored list. For example, if your list contains a
publication number that was added by reference to its EP number, that publication
cannot be added by reference to its WO publication number: