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29 March 2011

EPO Issues Statement Concerning Legal Remedies of the EPC in Relation to the Situation in Japan

David Al-Khalili

As a result of the situation in Japan the EPO has issued a statement reminding applicants of the remedies available under the European Patent Convention for missed deadlines.

Please contact your usual D Young & Co attorney if you are experiencing problems meeting deadlines, or for any query regarding these provisions.


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