If no demand for international preliminary examination is filed, the WO-ISAIB will be converted byconvert the IBWO-ISA into anthe International Preliminary Report on Patentability (IPRP Chapter I). Further, the IPRP Chapter I will be communicated to all designated Offices, but not before after expiry of 30 months from the priority date. A copy is promptly sent to the applicant. Any informal comments received will be annexed to the IPRP Chapter I.
The IPRP Chapter I, together with any informal comments, will be made available for public inspection at the IB, but not before expiry of 30 months from the priority datethe international publication of the international application and subject to Article 38 PCT and Rule R. 94.1(d) PCT to R. 94.1(g) PCT.
Date retrieved: 24 November 2017
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