Article 57 – Industrial application - The European Patent Convention, Convention on the Grant of European Patents – (European Patent Convention), Part II – Substantive patent law, Chapter I – Patentability

Article 57[ 47 ]
Industrial application

An invention shall be considered as susceptible of industrial application if it can be made or used in any kind of industry, including agriculture. 
 
See decisions of the Enlarged Board of Appeal G 1/03, G 2/03, G 1/04 (Annex I).
References

Art. 52, 100, 138
R. 29, 30, 42

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