Basis for conversion
Deemed withdrawal pursuant to Art. 77(3) EPC
Deemed withdrawal pursuant to Art. 90(3) EPC because the translation in the language of the proceedings was not filed in time
Sect. 70(1) PL
Procedural steps to be taken
(a) Payment of the filing fee (EUR 100)
(b) Filing, in duplicate, of a translation in Greek
Sect. 70(4) PL
Time limit for taking procedural steps referred to in section 2
(a) 3 months after notification of a request by the CY Patent Office
(b) 4 months from filing of the request for conversion
R. 59(1) PFR
Must a national professional representative be appointed?
The procedural steps referred to in section 2 must be taken by a professional representative in Cyprus if the applicant has neither a residence nor his principal place of business in Cyprus.
Sect. 70(5) PL
The request for conversion is recorded in Record Book Volume A National Applications.
R. 59 PFR