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Resolution INPI/PR No. 240/2019 of July 3, 2019, Regulating the Preliminary Requirements for the Examination of the Pending Patent Applications, with No Prior Art Searches Carried Out by the Patent Offices of Other Countries, as well as International or Regional Organizations

Latest Version in WIPO Lex
Year of Version2019
Dates
Entry into force: August 1, 2019
Adopted: July 3, 2019
Type of Text Implementing Rules/Regulations
Subject Matter Patents (Inventions), IP Regulatory Body
NotesThe notification by Brazil to the WTO under Article 63.2 of TRIPS states:
'Regulates the preliminary requirements for a patent deposit for an invention whose examination is pending and for which no searches were carried out by Patent Offices of other countries, International or Regional Organizations.'
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English
Resolution INPI/PR No. 240/2019 of July 3, 2019, Regulating the Preliminary Requirements for the Examination of the Pending Patent Applications, with No Prior Art Searches Carried Out by the Patent Offices of Other Countries, as well as International or Regional Organizations
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Portuguese
Resolução INPI/PR n° 240/2019, de 03 de julho de 2019, Disciplina a exigência preliminar do pedido de patente de invenção pendente de exame, sem buscas realizadas em Escritórios de Patentes de outros países, de Organizações Internacionais ou Regionais
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Related Legislation
Historical Versions
WIPO Lex No.BR300
WTO Document Reference
IP/N/1/BRA/3
IP/N/1/BRA/P/5