PCT AG-IP 8.006 Is there a form to request supplementary search?

Rule 45bis.1(b)
Section 102(f)
and (g)

8.006.   Is there a form to request supplementary search?  To facilitate preparation of the supplementary search request, the International Bureau has made available Form PCT/IB/375 “Supplementary Search Request” in PDF editable format on WIPO’s website (instructions on how to complete and save the editable form are also available at:   www.wipo.int/pct/en/forms/instructions.htm).  This form should be completed in accordance with indications in the Notes attached to the form.  While use of this form is optional, it is highly recommended.

Rule 45bis.1(a)

8.007.   If the applicant wishes more than one supplementary international search to be carried out, a separate request, preferably using Form PCT/IB/375, should be submitted for each supplementary international search requested.

Source: http://www.wipo.int/pct/en/appguide/text.jsp?page=ip08.html

Date retrieved: 02 November 2015

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