Article 140 – National utility models and utility certificates - The European Patent Convention, Convention on the Grant of European Patents – (European Patent Convention), Part VIII – Impact on national law, Chapter III – Miscellaneous effects
New look and feel for EPO website
We have redesigned the EPO website to give it a new look and feel. To ensure that the new layout is displayed correctly by your browser(s), we recommend you clear your browser cache.
Articles 66, Article 124, Article 135, Article 137 and Article 139 shall apply to utility models and utility certificates and to applications for utility models and utility certificates registered or deposited in the Contracting States whose laws make provision for such models or certificates.