Contracting state

Slovakia

1

Contracting state to the London Agree­ment on the application of Art. 65 EPC?

 

No

2

Translation requirements

 

A translation of the patent specification into Slovak must be supplied under the conditions provided for in Art. 65(1) EPC.

3

Must a national professional representative be appointed?

 

Yes


§ 79 (2) PA

4

Period for filing the translation

 

3 months after the date on which the mention of the grant or the decision to limit or maintain the patent as amended is published in the European Patent Bulletin; additional 3 months if no translation is submit­ted provided sur­charge is paid. The additional 3-month period is not applicable if the patent is limited or maintained in amended form.


§§ 63(2), (3) and 65(3), (4) PA

5

(a) Special fee payable?

(b) If so, when due?

 

(a) Publication and making available the translation or amended translation, or trans­lation of the amended wording of the Euro­pean patent within the prescribed time limit: EUR 116

Publication and making available the filed trans­lation of the European patent document within the additional period: EUR 232

(b) Within period pursuant to section 4


Schedule of Fees, item 216a(c) and (d) Fees Law

6

(a) Must a form be used?

(b) No. of copies to be filed

 

(a) No

(b) 1

7

Manner and form in which the translation is made available to the public

 

Mention in the official journal

Internet

Inspection in reading room

8

Correction of translation

(a) permitted?

(b) Special fee payable?

 

(a) Yes

(b) EUR 116


§ 62(3) PA
Schedule of Fees, item 216a(c) Fees Law

9

Special features

 

The publication fee is deemed to have been paid only when proof of payment has been duly provided.

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