J 0009/13 (Appointment of a profesional representative) of 24.7.2013

European Case Law Identifier: ECLI:EP:BA:2013:J000913.20130724
Date of decision: 24 July 2013
Case number: J 0009/13
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IPC class: -
Language of proceedings: EN
Distribution: B
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Board: 3.1.01
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Relevant legal provisions:
European Patent Convention Art 133(2)
European Patent Convention Art 134
European Patent Convention R 152(6) by analogy
Keywords: Appointment of a professional representative
Appeal deemed not to have been filed

The fact that the Russian Federation is a party or a member of the "Partnership and Cooperation Agreement (PCA) between the EU countries and the Russian Federation" and the WTO/TRIPS Agreement, does not relieve a resident of the Russian Federation from the obligation pursuant to Article 133(2) EPC to be represented by a professional representative in proceedings before the European Patent Office.

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G 0003/02
T 1700/11
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