A European patent application which has been accorded a date of filing shall, in the designated Contracting States, be equivalent to a regular national filing, where appropriate with the priority claimed for the European patent application.
Date retrieved: 02 November 2015
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EPC Implementing Rules
EPO Guidelines - A Formalities Examination
Offical Journal of the EPO
Case Law of the Enlarged Board
XG 4/98 Failure to pay designation fees / No retroactive effect of deemed withdrawal except for Article 67 EPC / Deemed [..]