PCT Applicant's Guide - International Phase
XPCT AG-NP 3.003 Are reminders to enter the national phase sent to the applicant by the designated Offices? What happens if the international search report or the international preliminary examination report is late?
XPCT AG-NP 3.004 Can the national phase start before the expiration of the time limit for entering it?
XPCT AG-NP 4.003 What are the consequences of failure to perform the acts required for entry into the national phase?
XPCT AG-NP 4.007 Does the applicant have the right to claim the exemption, reduction or refund of national fees?
XPCT AG-NP 4.014 Which are the claims that must be translated where the claims have been amended under Article 19?
XPCT AG-NP 4.017 Must any statement explaining amendments made to the claims under Article 19 be translated?
XPCT AG-NP 4.018 Must declarations or evidence submitted with a request for restoration of the right of priority during the international phase be translated?
XPCT AG-NP 4.019 What must be translated where the international application has been the subject of international preliminary examination?
XPCT AG-NP 4.027 Must a copy of the international application be furnished by the applicant to the designated Office for entry into the national phase?
XPCT AG-NP 4.030 In which case must the name and address of the inventor be indicated for entry into the national phase?
XPCT AG-NP 5.001 What is the meaning of special requirements and when do they have to be complied with?
XPCT AG-NP 5.003 What must be done to prove inventorship, the right to file the application or the like?
XPCT AG-NP 5.004 When must requirements relating to matters such as inventorship, right to file, etc. be complied with?
XPCT AG-NP 5.005 What can be done in the international phase to simplify the processing of international applications in the national phase?
XPCT AG-NP 5.010 When must a translation of the priority document be furnished for the national phase?
XPCT AG-NP 6.001 What is the effect of the PCT on the substantive conditions of patentability applied in the national phase?
XPCT AG-NP 6.002 May the applicant correct errors in the translation of the international application?
XPCT AG-NP 6.004 What are the effects of a decision by a receiving Office to restore the right of priority on designated Offices?
XPCT AG-NP 6.005 What are the consequences of a decision by a receiving Office to restore the right of priority on a designated Office which has made a notification of incompatibility?
XPCT AG-NP 6.006 Can a request to restore the right of priority also be filed directly with a designated Office?
XPCT AG-NP 6.007 What is the applicable time limit to request restoration of the right of priority with a designated Office?
XPCT AG-NP 6.008 How should a request for the restoration of the right of priority be filed with the designated Office?
XPCT AG-NP 6.010 What needs to be included in the statement of reasons for the request to restore the right of priority?
XPCT AG-NP 6.011 Will there be an opportunity to convince the designated Office that it should not refuse the request?
XPCT AG-NP 6.012 Will pages which have been accepted as incorporated by reference by the receiving Office be accepted by the designated or elected Office?
XPCT AG-NP 6.014 May the applicant correct obvious mistakes in the international application for the national phase?
XPCT AG-NP 6.015 What are the effects of the authorization of an obvious mistake on the designated and elected Offices?
XPCT AG-NP 6.024 What must be done by an applicant who has exceeded the time limit for entering the national phase and/or who failed to perform the acts referred to in Article 22 or 39.1 within the applicable time limit?
XPCT AG-NP 6.027 Must the late arrival of a document caused by irregularities in the mail service be excused?
XPCT AG-NP 6.028 Which errors made by the receiving Office or the International Bureau may be rectified?