The Supervisory Board,
Having regard to the Regulation on the European qualifying examination for professional representatives which entered into force on 1 January 2009 (Supplementary publication 2, OJ EPO 2019), and in particular Article 3, paragraph 7, thereof,
has decided as follows:
Paragraph 3 of Rule 25 of the Implementing provisions to the Regulation on the European qualifying examination (IPREE) shall be amended as follows:
"(3) Candidates are expected to put themselves in the position of the representative and, using only the information provided by the client, prepare a notice of opposition which when typed would be ready for filing."
Rule 25 IPREE as amended under Article 1 of this decision shall enter into force with immediate effect.
Done at Munich, 26 June 2019
For the Supervisory Board
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