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with the European Patent Office, or
if the law of a Contracting State so permits, and subject to Article 76, paragraph 1, with the central industrial property office or other competent authority of that State. Any application filed in this way shall have the same effect as if it had been filed on the same date with the European Patent Office.
Paragraph 1 shall not preclude the application of legislative or regulatory provisions which, in any Contracting State:
Date retrieved: 02 November 2015
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EPC Implementing Rules
EPO Guidelines - A Formalities Examination
EPO Guide for Applicants, part II Int. - B The EPO as a PCT receiving Office
Offical Journal of the EPO
XOJ EPO 2015, A9 - List of days in 2015 on which EPO filing offices and national patent authorities of the EPC contracting states are closed
XOJ EPO 2014, A9 - List of days in 2014 on which EPO filing offices and national patent authorities of the EPC contracting states are closed