Paragraph 2 shall apply mutatis mutandis to European patents granted jointly for a group of Contracting States in accordance with Article 142.
A Contracting State which makes provision for extension of the term or corresponding protection under paragraph 2(b) may, in accordance with an agreement concluded with the Organisation, entrust to the European Patent Office tasks associated with implementation of the relevant provisions.
Amended by the Act revising Article 63 EPC of 17.12.1991, which entered into force on 04.07.1997 (OJ EPO 1992, 1 ff).
Date retrieved: 17 May 2021
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EPC Implementing Rules
EPO Guidelines Foreword
Offical Journal of the EPO
XOJ EPO 2020, A104 - Interlocutory Decision of Technical Board of Appeal 3.3.01 dated 7 February 2019 - T 318/14
XOJ EPO 2020, A20 - Notice from the European Patent Office dated 10 February 2020 concerning the staying of proceedings due to referral G 4/19