The revised European Patent Convention has lead to a few changes in the legal status database. Due to the amendments in the EPC 2000, seven new PRS codes have been added in order to accommodate and cover the new legal status events that will come into effect as a result of the changes.
EP PRVG PETITION FOR REVIEW BY THE ENLARGED BOARD OF APPEAL GRANTED
EP PRVN PETITION FOR REVIEW BY THE ENLARGED BOARD OF APPEAL NOT GRANTED
EP LIM1 LIMITATION IS ADMISSIBLE
EP LIM2 LIMITATION IS INADMISSIBLE
EP LIM3 LIMITATION DEEMED NOT TO BE FILED
EP LIM4 LIMITATION DEEMED NOT TO BE FILED, OPPOSITION PENDING OR FILED
EP LIM5 LIMITATION WITHDRAWN