If the European Patent Office is informed of the existence of a prior right under Article 139, paragraph 2, the European patent application or European patent may, for such State or States, contain claims and, where appropriate, a description and drawings which are different from those for the other designated States.
Date retrieved: 02 November 2015
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EPC Implementing Rules
EPO Guidelines - A Formalities Examination
EPO Guidelines - D Opposition and Limitation/Revocation Procedures
XGL D X 10.1 Limitation results in the claims becoming different in different contracting states Contracting States
EPO Guidelines - G Patentability
EPO Guidelines - H Amendments and Corrections
Case Law Book
Case Law Book: I Patentability
Case Law Book: IV Divisional Applications
Case Law of the Enlarged Board
XG 1/99 Reformatio in peius - exception to the prohibition / Status of appellant/opponent / Status of appellant/patent [..]