XML DTD : wo-notification-v1-2.dtd
Schema has: 73 element definitions and 88 element attribute definitions.
Possible root elements: wo-notification

Element list

Element wo-notification
diagram
description ******************************************************************************** * wo-notification v1.2 2009 JULY * ******************************************************************************** * PUBLIC "-//WIPO//DTD WO NOTIFICATION 1.2//EN" "wo-notification-v1-2.dtd" * ******************************************************************************** * http://www.wipo.int/pct-safe/epct/schemaDocs/1.8/wo-notification-v1-2.dtd * ******************************************************************************** * contacts: * * WIPO: Michio Okamoto; michio.okamoto@wipo.int * ******************************************************************************** * revision history * ******************************************************************************** MO: 01/07/08 incorporated changes from PFCs: ..changed version number from v1.1 to v1.2 ..added attribute 'email-purpose' to email (PFC08/006) MO: 01/01/07 incorporated changes from PFCs: ..changed version number from v1.0 to v1.1 ..added element 'sup' to u (PFC06/003) ..added element 'sup' to i (PFC06/003) ..added element 'sup' to b (PFC06/003) ..added element 'sub' to u (PFC06/003) ..added element 'sub' to i (PFC06/003) ..added element 'sub' to b (PFC06/003) ..added element 'o' to invention-title, b, i, sup, sup2, sub, sub2, heading, claim-text, p, small-caps, dt, dd, li, crossref, figref, othercit, statement (PFC06/003) January 2005 ..released version number as v1.0 ******************************************************************************** Attributes for notification: lang = language of application - use ISO639 language code dtd-version = dtd version number file = filename of the whole application id = unique id for this application - could be file name status = status of the application; values: new = new application country = WIPO ST.3 code for application file-reference-id = applicant's or agent's file reference, if any Notification by applicant to Office, or from Office to Office, or from Office to applicant; should contain a <signatory> element as provided for in Rule 92.1(a): 92.1 Need for Letter and for Signature (a) Any paper submitted by the applicant in the course of the international procedure provided for in the Treaty and these Regulations, other than the international application itself, shall, if not itself in the form of a letter, be accompanied by a letter identifying the international application to which it relates. The letter shall be signed by the applicant.
attributes lang, dtd-version, file, status, id, country, file-reference-id
uses application-reference, effective-date, notify-office, parties, signatories, wo-notification-doc
used by Not used by other elements. Possible root element.
content a sequence of elements
occurrence required (default)
Attribute Datatype Required Values Default Comments
lang string (default) Yes      
dtd-version string (default) no (default)      
file string (default) no (default)      
status string (default) no (default)      
id ID no (default)      
country string (default) Yes      
file-reference-id string (default) no (default)      
source
<!--********************************************************************************* wo-notification v1.2 2009 JULY ********************************************************************************** PUBLIC "-//WIPO//DTD WO NOTIFICATION 1.2//EN" "wo-notification-v1-2.dtd" ********************************************************************************** http://www.wipo.int/pct-safe/epct/schemaDocs/1.8/wo-notification-v1-2.dtd ********************************************************************************** contacts: ** WIPO: Michio Okamoto; michio.okamoto@wipo.int ********************************************************************************** revision history *********************************************************************************MO: 01/07/08 incorporated changes from PFCs:..changed version number from v1.1 to v1.2..added attribute 'email-purpose' to email (PFC08/006)MO: 01/01/07 incorporated changes from PFCs:..changed version number from v1.0 to v1.1..added element 'sup' to u (PFC06/003)..added element 'sup' to i (PFC06/003)..added element 'sup' to b (PFC06/003)..added element 'sub' to u (PFC06/003)..added element 'sub' to i (PFC06/003)..added element 'sub' to b (PFC06/003)..added element 'o' to invention-title, b, i, sup, sup2, sub, sub2, heading, claim-text, p, small-caps, dt, dd, li, crossref, figref, othercit, statement (PFC06/003)January 2005..released version number as v1.0********************************************************************************Attributes for notification: lang = language of application - use ISO639 language code dtd-version = dtd version number file = filename of the whole application id = unique id for this application - could be file name status = status of the application; values: new = new application country = WIPO ST.3 code for application file-reference-id = applicant's or agent's file reference, if anyNotification by applicant to Office, or from Office to Office, or from Office toapplicant; should contain a
<signatory> element as provided for in Rule 92.1(a):92.1 Need for Letter and for Signature(a) Any paper submitted by the applicant in the course of the internationalprocedure provided for in the Treaty and these Regulations, other than theinternational application itself, shall, if not itself in the form of a letter,be accompanied by a letter identifying the international application to which itrelates. The letter shall be signed by the applicant.-->
<!ELEMENT wo-notification ((application-reference , parties , wo-notification-doc+ , effective-date? , notify-office? , signatories?))>
<!ATTLIST wo-notification lang CDATA #REQUIRED dtd-version CDATA #IMPLIED file CDATA #IMPLIED status CDATA #IMPLIED id ID #IMPLIED country CDATA #REQUIRED file-reference-id CDATA #IMPLIED >  

Element electronic-signature
diagram
description A signature represented by electronic means
attributes date, place-signed
uses basic-signature, enhanced-signature
used by signatory
content choice
occurrence required (default)
Attribute Datatype Required Values Default Comments
date string (default) Yes      
place-signed string (default) no (default)      
source
<!-- A signature represented by electronic means-->
<!ELEMENT electronic-signature (basic-signature | enhanced-signature)>
<!ATTLIST electronic-signature date CDATA #REQUIRED place-signed CDATA #IMPLIED >  

Element fax-image
diagram
description A TIFF image of a signature
attributes file
uses Does not use other elements.
used by basic-signature
content empty
occurrence
Attribute Datatype Required Values Default Comments
file string (default) Yes      
source
<!-- A TIFF image of a signature-->
<!ELEMENT fax-image EMPTY>
<!ATTLIST fax-image file CDATA #REQUIRED >  

Element notify-office
diagram
description Office(s) to be notified of changes Attribute 'office-type' Specifies capacity of Office receiving correspondence Values: RO - Receiving Office ISA - International Search Authority IPEA - International Preliminary Examination Authority IB - International Bureau
attributes office-type
uses country, region
used by wo-notification
content a sequence of elements
occurrence required (default)
Attribute Datatype Required Values Default Comments
office-type Enumeration Yes   RO  ISA  IPEA  IB     
source
<!-- Office(s) to be notified of changes Attribute 'office-type' Specifies capacity of Office receiving correspondence Values: RO - Receiving Office ISA - International Search Authority IPEA - International Preliminary Examination Authority IB - International Bureau-->
<!ELEMENT notify-office (country* , (region , country+)*)>
<!ATTLIST notify-office office-type (RO | ISA | IPEA | IB ) #REQUIRED >  

Element wo-notification-doc
diagram
description The contents of notification sent by Applicant to Office
attributes sequence, notification-type, document-name
uses doc-page, text
used by wo-notification
content a sequence of elements
occurrence required (default)
Attribute Datatype Required Values Default Comments
sequence string (default) Yes      
notification-type Enumeration Yes   change-name  change-address  change-nationality  change-residence  change-person  withdrawal-application  withdrawal-designations  withdrawal-priority-claim  withdrawal-demand  withdrawal-elections  request-early-publication  change-reference-number  art19-amendments  statement-lack-of-signature  earlier-search-copy  separate-poa-doc  correction-declarations  correction-drawings  response-notification  other-notification     
document-name string (default) no (default)      
source
<!-- The contents of notification sent by Applicant to Office-->
<!ELEMENT wo-notification-doc (text? , doc-page+)>
<!ATTLIST wo-notification-doc sequence CDATA #REQUIRED notification-type (change-name | change-address | change-nationality | change-residence | change-person | withdrawal-application | withdrawal-designations | withdrawal-priority-claim | withdrawal-demand | withdrawal-elections | request-early-publication | change-reference-number | art19-amendments | statement-lack-of-signature | earlier-search-copy | separate-poa-doc | correction-declarations | correction-drawings | response-notification | other-notification ) #REQUIRED document-name CDATA #IMPLIED >  

Element doc-page
diagram
description doc-page - DOCument or PAGE This is primarily to be used when data for the whole or major sections of an application are in image format OR other formats such as pdf. Page range attributes are given when required pp - page range ppf - first page ppl - last page (for pdf). The 'img' may also be used for complete pages, e.g. in drawings Recommended id = docp0001, docp0002, etc.
attributes id, he, wi, type, alt, pp, ppf, ppl, file, ocr, color, orientation
uses Does not use other elements.
used by wo-notification-doc
content empty
occurrence
Attribute Datatype Required Values Default Comments
id ID no (default)      
he string (default) Yes      
wi string (default) Yes      
type Enumeration Yes   jpg  pdf  tif     
alt string (default) no (default)      
pp string (default) no (default)      
ppf string (default) no (default)      
ppl string (default) no (default)      
file string (default) Yes      
ocr string (default) no (default)      
color Enumeration no (default)   color  bw     
orientation Enumeration no (default)   portrait  landscape  portrait    
source
<!-- doc-page - DOCument or PAGE This is primarily to be used when data for the whole or major sections of an application are in image format OR other formats such as pdf. Page range attributes are given when required pp - page range ppf - first page ppl - last page (for pdf). The 'img' may also be used for complete pages, e.g. in drawings Recommended id = docp0001, docp0002, etc.-->
<!ELEMENT doc-page EMPTY>
<!ATTLIST doc-page id ID #IMPLIED he CDATA #REQUIRED wi CDATA #REQUIRED type (jpg | pdf | tif ) #REQUIRED alt CDATA #IMPLIED pp CDATA #IMPLIED ppf CDATA #IMPLIED ppl CDATA #IMPLIED file CDATA #REQUIRED ocr CDATA #IMPLIED color (color | bw ) #IMPLIED orientation (portrait | landscape ) 'portrait' >  

Element agent
diagram
description Agent or common representative (Rules 90.1, 90.2)
attributes sequence, rep-type
uses addressbook
used by agents
content a sequence of elements
occurrence required (default)
Attribute Datatype Required Values Default Comments
sequence string (default) Yes      
rep-type Enumeration Yes   agent  attorney  common-representative     
source
<!-- Agent or common representative (Rules 90.1, 90.2)-->
<!ELEMENT agent (addressbook+)>
<!ATTLIST agent sequence CDATA #REQUIRED rep-type (agent | attorney | common-representative ) #REQUIRED >  

Element deceased-inventor
diagram
description Deceased inventor name
attributes sequence, lang
uses department, first-name, iid, last-name, middle-name, name, orgname, prefix, registered-number, role, suffix, synonym
used by inventors
content a sequence of elements
occurrence required (default)
Attribute Datatype Required Values Default Comments
sequence string (default) no (default)      
lang string (default) no (default)      
source
<!-- Deceased inventor name-->
<!ELEMENT deceased-inventor (%name_group;)>
<!ATTLIST deceased-inventor sequence CDATA #IMPLIED lang CDATA #IMPLIED >  

Element inventor
diagram
description The individual or entity responsible for creating the matter that protection is sought for. (ST.32:B721)
attributes sequence, designation
uses addressbook, designated-states
used by inventors
content a sequence of elements
occurrence required (default)
Attribute Datatype Required Values Default Comments
sequence string (default) Yes      
designation Enumeration no (default)   all  all-except-us  us-only  as-indicated     
source
<!-- The individual or entity responsible for creating the matter that protection is sought for. (ST.32:B721)-->
<!ELEMENT inventor (addressbook+ , designated-states?)>
<!ATTLIST inventor sequence CDATA #REQUIRED designation (all | all-except-us | us-only | as-indicated ) #IMPLIED >  

Element applicant
diagram
description Applicant information: (INID 71, ST.32:B710) attributes for applicant sequence : sequence number of each applicant e.g, sequence="1" app-type : applicant type app-type="applicant" : the applicant is only applicant app-type="applicant-inventor" : the applicant is also inventor designation: This person is applicant for the purpose of: designation="all" : all designated states designation="all-except-us": all designated states except US designation="us-only" : US only designation="as-indicated" : the states indicated in designated-states element under applicant element
attributes sequence, app-type, designation
uses addressbook, designated-states, designated-states-as-inventor, nationality, residence, us-rights
used by applicants
content a sequence of elements
occurrence required (default)
Attribute Datatype Required Values Default Comments
sequence string (default) Yes      
app-type Enumeration Yes   applicant  applicant-inventor     
designation Enumeration Yes   all  all-except-us  us-only  as-indicated     
source
<!-- Applicant information: (INID 71, ST.32:B710) attributes for applicant sequence : sequence number of each applicant e.g, sequence="1" app-type : applicant type app-type="applicant" : the applicant is only applicant app-type="applicant-inventor" : the applicant is also inventor designation: This person is applicant for the purpose of: designation="all" : all designated states designation="all-except-us": all designated states except US designation="us-only" : US only designation="as-indicated" : the states indicated in designated-states element under applicant element-->
<!ELEMENT applicant (addressbook+ , nationality , residence , us-rights* , designated-states? , designated-states-as-inventor?)>
<!ATTLIST applicant sequence CDATA #REQUIRED app-type (applicant | applicant-inventor ) #REQUIRED designation (all | all-except-us | us-only | as-indicated ) #REQUIRED >  

Element us-rights
diagram
description This person is successor to the rights of an inventor who is deceased, insane, or legally incapacitated, for the purposes of the designation of the United States of America
attributes to-dead-inventor, kind
uses Does not use other elements.
used by applicant
content character data
occurrence
Attribute Datatype Required Values Default Comments
to-dead-inventor string (default) Yes      
kind Enumeration Yes   heir  heiress  executor  executrix  estate  legal-representative  administrator  administratrix  legal-representatives  heirs  executors  legal-heirs     
source
<!-- This person is successor to the rights of an inventor who is deceased, insane, or legally incapacitated, for the purposes of the designation of the United States of America-->
<!ELEMENT us-rights (#PCDATA)>
<!ATTLIST us-rights to-dead-inventor CDATA #REQUIRED kind (heir | heiress | executor | executrix | estate | legal-representative | administrator | administratrix | legal-representatives | heirs | executors | legal-heirs ) #REQUIRED >  

Element addressbook
diagram
description ADDRESSBOOK GROUP: Holds name and contact information for individuals/organizations The LANG attribute is REQUIRED for certain document types, e.g., the JPO PCT Request where names and addresses may be repeated in two different languages. If no structure possible use text.
attributes id, lang
uses address, department, dtext, ead, email, fax, first-name, iid, last-name, middle-name, name, orgname, phone, prefix, registered-number, role, suffix, synonym, text, url
used by agent, applicant, correspondence-address, inventor
content choice
occurrence required (default)
Attribute Datatype Required Values Default Comments
id ID no (default)      
lang string (default) no (default)      
source
<!-- ADDRESSBOOK GROUP: Holds name and contact information for individuals/organizations The LANG attribute is REQUIRED for certain document types, e.g., the JPO PCT Request where names and addresses may be repeated in two different languages. If no structure possible use text.-->
<!ELEMENT addressbook ((%name_group; , address , phone* , fax* , email* , url* , ead* , dtext?) | text)>
<!ATTLIST addressbook id ID #IMPLIED lang CDATA #IMPLIED >  

Element email
diagram
description Email address Attribute: email-purpose reason for which email address is included: informal for informal contact only general for any type of communication confirmation any type of communication, but formal messages followed up by conventional mailing (to the extent offered) main where applicant desires this address to be used as primary means of contact as a replacement of the use of conventional post (to the extent that an Office offers this) the default value depends on e-mail policies of the relevant Office. For PCT purposes as at 1 July 2008, no attribute being included is equivalent to 'informal'
attributes email-purpose
uses Does not use other elements.
used by addressbook
content character data
occurrence
Attribute Datatype Required Values Default Comments
email-purpose Enumeration no (default)   informal  general  advance  main     
source
<!--Email addressAttribute:email-purpose reason for which email address is included:informal for informal contact onlygeneral for any type of communicationconfirmation any type of communication, but formal messages followed up by conventional mailing (to the extent offered)main where applicant desires this address to be used as primary means of contact as a replacement of the use of conventional post (to the extent that an Office offers this)the default value depends on e-mail policies of the relevant Office. For PCT purposes as at 1 July 2008, no attribute being included is equivalent to 'informal'-->
<!ELEMENT email (#PCDATA)>
<!ATTLIST email email-purpose (informal | general | advance | main ) #IMPLIED >  

Element application-reference
diagram
description Application reference information: application number, country (INID 21, ST.32:B210)
attributes id, appl-type
uses document-id
used by wo-notification
content a sequence of elements
occurrence required (default)
Attribute Datatype Required Values Default Comments
id ID no (default)      
appl-type string (default) no (default)      
source
<!-- Application reference information: application number, country (INID 21, ST.32:B210)-->
<!ELEMENT application-reference (document-id)>
<!ATTLIST application-reference id ID #IMPLIED appl-type CDATA #IMPLIED >  

Element document-id
diagram
description Document identification refers to patents (and patent applications) only. See WIPO ST.14
attributes lang
uses country, date, doc-number, kind, name
used by application-reference
content a sequence of elements
occurrence required (default)
Attribute Datatype Required Values Default Comments
lang string (default) no (default)      
source
<!-- Document identification refers to patents (and patent applications) only. See WIPO ST.14-->
<!ELEMENT document-id (country , doc-number , kind? , name? , date?)>
<!ATTLIST document-id lang CDATA #IMPLIED >  

Element name
diagram
description Name: If no distinction or detail can be given. Also to be used for: personal (natural person) and corporate (legal entity) names
attributes name-type
uses Does not use other elements.
used by addressbook, deceased-inventor, document-id, signatory
content character data
occurrence
Attribute Datatype Required Values Default Comments
name-type Enumeration no (default)   legal  natural     
source
<!-- Name: If no distinction or detail can be given. Also to be used for: personal (natural person) and corporate (legal entity) names-->
<!ELEMENT name (#PCDATA)>
<!ATTLIST name name-type (legal | natural ) #IMPLIED >  

Element signatories
diagram
description Signatories
attributes
uses signatory
used by wo-notification
content a sequence of elements
occurrence required (default)
source
<!-- Signatories-->
<!ELEMENT signatories (signatory+)>  

Element signatory
diagram
description PCT/RO/101 Box No. X: The signature must be that of the applicant (if there are several applicants, all must sign); however, the signature may be that of the agent, or the common representative, where a separate power of attorney appointing the agent or the common representative, respectively, or a copy of a general power of attorney is already in possession of the receiving Office, is furnished... (PCT Rules 4.1(d), 4.15, and 90) Indicate the capacity of the signer with 'signatory-capacity'
attributes
uses address, department, electronic-signature, first-name, iid, last-name, middle-name, name, orgname, prefix, registered-number, role, signatory-capacity, suffix, synonym
used by signatories
content a sequence of elements
occurrence required (default)
source
<!-- PCT/RO/101 Box No. X: The signature must be that of the applicant (if there are several applicants, all must sign); however, the signature may be that of the agent, or the common representative, where a separate power of attorney appointing the agent or the common representative, respectively, or a copy of a general power of attorney is already in possession of the receiving Office, is furnished... (PCT Rules 4.1(d), 4.15, and 90) Indicate the capacity of the signer with 'signatory-capacity'-->
<!ELEMENT signatory (%name_group; , address? , electronic-signature , signatory-capacity?)>  

Element signatory-capacity
diagram
description The capacity in which the person signs
attributes
uses Does not use other elements.
used by signatory
content character data
occurrence
source
<!-- The capacity in which the person signs-->
<!ELEMENT signatory-capacity (#PCDATA)>  

Element enhanced-signature
diagram
description A PKI / PKCS #7 digital signature data type
attributes
uses pkcs7
used by electronic-signature
content a sequence of elements
occurrence required (default)
source
<!-- A PKI / PKCS #7 digital signature data type-->
<!ELEMENT enhanced-signature (pkcs7)>  

Element pkcs7
diagram
description PKCS7 digital signature
attributes
uses Does not use other elements.
used by enhanced-signature
content empty
occurrence
source
<!-- PKCS7 digital signature -->
<!ELEMENT pkcs7 EMPTY>  

Element basic-signature
diagram
description A non-PKI electronic signature
attributes
uses click-wrap, fax-image, text-string
used by electronic-signature
content choice
occurrence required (default)
source
<!-- A non-PKI electronic signature-->
<!ELEMENT basic-signature (fax-image | text-string | click-wrap)>  

Element click-wrap
diagram
description A simple 'signature'; e.g., clicking a button labeled 'accept' or 'I agree'
attributes
uses Does not use other elements.
used by basic-signature
content empty
occurrence
source
<!-- A simple 'signature'; e.g., clicking a button labeled 'accept' or 'I agree'-->
<!ELEMENT click-wrap EMPTY>  

Element text-string
diagram
description A simple text string is to be used as the basic electronic signature; e.g., John Doe &lt;text-string&gt;/jd/&lt;/text-string&gt;
attributes
uses Does not use other elements.
used by basic-signature
content character data
occurrence
source
<!-- A simple text string is to be used as the basic electronic signature; e.g., John Doe
<text-string>/jd/
</text-string>-->
<!ELEMENT text-string (#PCDATA)>  

Element effective-date
diagram
description The date any proposed changes would take effect.
attributes
uses date
used by wo-notification
content a sequence of elements
occurrence required (default)
source
<!-- The date any proposed changes would take effect.-->
<!ELEMENT effective-date (date)>  

Element parties
diagram
description PCT/RO/101 Box No.II, III and IV APPLICANTS, FURTHER APPLICANT(S) AND/OR (FURTHER) INVENTOR(S)AGENT OR COMMON REPRESENTATIVE; OR ADDRESS FOR CORRESPONDENCE (PCT Rule 4.5, 4.6, 4.7, 4.8) (INID 70, ST.32:B700)
attributes
uses agents, applicants, correspondence-address, inventors
used by wo-notification
content a sequence of elements
occurrence required (default)
source
<!-- PCT/RO/101 Box No.II, III and IV APPLICANTS, FURTHER APPLICANT(S) AND/OR (FURTHER) INVENTOR(S)AGENT OR COMMON REPRESENTATIVE; OR ADDRESS FOR CORRESPONDENCE (PCT Rule 4.5, 4.6, 4.7, 4.8) (INID 70, ST.32:B700)-->
<!ELEMENT parties (applicants , inventors? , correspondence-address? , agents?)>  

Element agents
diagram
description Information regarding Agents or common representatives
attributes
uses agent, customer-number
used by parties
content choice
occurrence required (default)
source
<!-- Information regarding Agents or common representatives-->
<!ELEMENT agents (customer-number | agent+)>  

Element correspondence-address
diagram
description Address used for general correspondence
attributes
uses addressbook, customer-number
used by parties
content choice
occurrence required (default)
source
<!-- Address used for general correspondence-->
<!ELEMENT correspondence-address (customer-number | addressbook+)>  

Element customer-number
diagram
description Customer number for agents by office
attributes
uses Does not use other elements.
used by agents, correspondence-address
content character data
occurrence
source
<!-- Customer number for agents by office-->
<!ELEMENT customer-number (#PCDATA)>  

Element inventors
diagram
description Inventors information: If the US is designated, all of the inventors must also be named as applicants for purposes of that designation.
attributes
uses deceased-inventor, inventor
used by parties
content choice
occurrence OneOrMore
source
<!-- Inventors information: If the US is designated, all of the inventors must also be named as applicants for purposes of that designation.-->
<!ELEMENT inventors (inventor | deceased-inventor)+>  

Element applicants
diagram
description Applicants information: At least one of the applicants named must be a resident or national of a PCT Contracting State for which the receiving Office acts.
attributes
uses applicant
used by parties
content a sequence of elements
occurrence required (default)
source
<!-- Applicants information: At least one of the applicants named must be a resident or national of a PCT Contracting State for which the receiving Office acts.-->
<!ELEMENT applicants (applicant+)>  

Element designated-states-as-inventor
diagram
description Rule 4.6(c): "The request may, for different designated states, indicate different persons as inventors where, in this respect, the requirements of the national laws of the designated States are not the same. In such a case, the request shall contain a separate statement for each designated State or group of States in which a particular person, or the same person, is to be considered the inventor, or in which particular persons, or the same persons, are to be considered the inventors."
attributes
uses country, region
used by applicant
content a sequence of elements
occurrence required (default)
source
<!-- Rule 4.6(c): "The request may, for different designated states, indicate different persons as inventors where, in this respect, the requirements of the national laws of the designated States are not the same. In such a case, the request shall contain a separate statement for each designated State or group of States in which a particular person, or the same person, is to be considered the inventor, or in which particular persons, or the same persons, are to be considered the inventors."-->
<!ELEMENT designated-states-as-inventor (country* , (region , country+)*)>  

Element designated-states
diagram
description Indication of specific Contracting States in or for which the applicant is seeking protection for his invention (Rule 4.9(a))
attributes
uses country, region
used by applicant, inventor
content a sequence of elements
occurrence required (default)
source
<!-- Indication of specific Contracting States in or for which the applicant is seeking protection for his invention (Rule 4.9(a))-->
<!ELEMENT designated-states (country* , (region , country+)*)>  

Element region
diagram
description The region for which protection or exclusion (depending upon context) is desired.
attributes
uses country
used by designated-states, designated-states-as-inventor, notify-office
content a sequence of elements
occurrence required (default)
source
<!-- The region for which protection or exclusion (depending upon context) is desired.-->
<!ELEMENT region (country)>  

Element residence
diagram
description Country of residence
attributes
uses country
used by applicant
content a sequence of elements
occurrence required (default)
source
<!-- Country of residence-->
<!ELEMENT residence (country)>  

Element nationality
diagram
description Country of nationality
attributes
uses country
used by applicant
content a sequence of elements
occurrence required (default)
source
<!-- Country of nationality-->
<!ELEMENT nationality (country)>  

Element dtext
diagram
description Descriptive text
attributes
uses Does not use other elements.
used by addressbook
content character data
occurrence
source
<!-- Descriptive text-->
<!ELEMENT dtext (#PCDATA)>  

Element url
diagram
description Universal Resource Locator; e.g. www.wipo.int
attributes
uses Does not use other elements.
used by addressbook
content character data
occurrence
source
<!-- Universal Resource Locator; e.g. www.wipo.int-->
<!ELEMENT url (#PCDATA)>  

Element fax
diagram
description Fax number
attributes
uses Does not use other elements.
used by addressbook
content character data
occurrence
source
<!-- Fax number-->
<!ELEMENT fax (#PCDATA)>  

Element phone
diagram
description Telephone number
attributes
uses Does not use other elements.
used by addressbook
content character data
occurrence
source
<!-- Telephone number-->
<!ELEMENT phone (#PCDATA)>  

Element ead
diagram
description Electronic address use for other than email
attributes
uses Does not use other elements.
used by addressbook
content character data
occurrence
source
<!-- Electronic address use for other than email-->
<!ELEMENT ead (#PCDATA)>  

Element address
diagram
description Address components: Address formats differ from country to country If no structure possible use text
attributes
uses address-1, address-2, address-3, address-4, address-5, address-floor, building, city, country, county, mailcode, pobox, postcode, room, state, street, text
used by addressbook, signatory
content choice
occurrence required (default)
source
<!-- Address components: Address formats differ from country to country If no structure possible use text-->
<!ELEMENT address (%address_group;)>  

Element text
diagram
description If no structure is possible, enter text (without markup)
attributes
uses Does not use other elements.
used by address, addressbook, wo-notification-doc
content character data
occurrence
source
<!-- If no structure is possible, enter text (without markup)-->
<!ELEMENT text (#PCDATA)>  

Element postcode
diagram
description Postal code or zip code
attributes
uses Does not use other elements.
used by address
content character data
occurrence
source
<!-- Postal code or zip code-->
<!ELEMENT postcode (#PCDATA)>  

Element state
diagram
description Region of country; e.g., state, province, etc.
attributes
uses Does not use other elements.
used by address
content character data
occurrence
source
<!-- Region of country; e.g., state, province, etc.-->
<!ELEMENT state (#PCDATA)>  

Element county
diagram
description County, parish, department, etc (mainly UK, USA)
attributes
uses Does not use other elements.
used by address
content character data
occurrence
source
<!-- County, parish, department, etc (mainly UK, USA)-->
<!ELEMENT county (#PCDATA)>  

Element city
diagram
description City or town name
attributes
uses Does not use other elements.
used by address
content character data
occurrence
source
<!-- City or town name-->
<!ELEMENT city (#PCDATA)>  

Element street
diagram
description Street may contain house number or name
attributes
uses Does not use other elements.
used by address
content character data
occurrence
source
<!-- Street may contain house number or name-->
<!ELEMENT street (#PCDATA)>  

Element building
diagram
description Building information in address; e.g., Hoffman building
attributes
uses Does not use other elements.
used by address
content character data
occurrence
source
<!-- Building information in address; e.g., Hoffman building-->
<!ELEMENT building (#PCDATA)>  

Element address-floor
diagram
description Address floor; e.g., 10th
attributes
uses Does not use other elements.
used by address
content character data
occurrence
source
<!-- Address floor; e.g., 10th-->
<!ELEMENT address-floor (#PCDATA)>  

Element room
diagram
description Address room; e.g., Room 55B
attributes
uses Does not use other elements.
used by address
content character data
occurrence
source
<!-- Address room; e.g., Room 55B-->
<!ELEMENT room (#PCDATA)>  

Element pobox
diagram
description Post Office Box number
attributes
uses Does not use other elements.
used by address
content character data
occurrence
source
<!-- Post Office Box number-->
<!ELEMENT pobox (#PCDATA)>  

Element mailcode
diagram
description Organizational mail code
attributes
uses Does not use other elements.
used by address
content character data
occurrence
source
<!-- Organizational mail code-->
<!ELEMENT mailcode (#PCDATA)>  

Element address-5
diagram
description Address, fifth line
attributes
uses Does not use other elements.
used by address
content character data
occurrence
source
<!-- Address, fifth line-->
<!ELEMENT address-5 (#PCDATA)>  

Element address-4
diagram
description Address, fourth line
attributes
uses Does not use other elements.
used by address
content character data
occurrence
source
<!-- Address, fourth line-->
<!ELEMENT address-4 (#PCDATA)>  

Element address-3
diagram
description Address, third line
attributes
uses Does not use other elements.
used by address
content character data
occurrence
source
<!-- Address, third line-->
<!ELEMENT address-3 (#PCDATA)>  

Element address-2
diagram
description Address, second line
attributes
uses Does not use other elements.
used by address
content character data
occurrence
source
<!-- Address, second line-->
<!ELEMENT address-2 (#PCDATA)>  

Element address-1
diagram
description Address, first line
attributes
uses Does not use other elements.
used by address
content character data
occurrence
source
<!-- Address, first line-->
<!ELEMENT address-1 (#PCDATA)>  

Element registered-number
diagram
description Registered number
attributes
uses Does not use other elements.
used by addressbook, deceased-inventor, signatory
content character data
occurrence
source
<!-- Registered number-->
<!ELEMENT registered-number (#PCDATA)>  

Element synonym
diagram
description Synonym
attributes
uses Does not use other elements.
used by addressbook, deceased-inventor, signatory
content character data
occurrence
source
<!-- Synonym-->
<!ELEMENT synonym (#PCDATA)>  

Element department
diagram
description Department, division, section, etc. name
attributes
uses Does not use other elements.
used by addressbook, deceased-inventor, signatory
content character data
occurrence
source
<!-- Department, division, section, etc. name-->
<!ELEMENT department (#PCDATA)>  

Element orgname
diagram
description Organisation name or company name
attributes
uses Does not use other elements.
used by addressbook, deceased-inventor, signatory
content character data
occurrence
source
<!-- Organisation name or company name-->
<!ELEMENT orgname (#PCDATA)>  

Element role
diagram
description Role; e.g., President, Chairman, etc.
attributes
uses Does not use other elements.
used by addressbook, deceased-inventor, signatory
content character data
occurrence
source
<!-- Role; e.g., President, Chairman, etc.-->
<!ELEMENT role (#PCDATA)>  

Element iid
diagram
description SDOBI : Individual id
attributes
uses Does not use other elements.
used by addressbook, deceased-inventor, signatory
content character data
occurrence
source
<!-- SDOBI : Individual id-->
<!ELEMENT iid (#PCDATA)>  

Element suffix
diagram
description Name suffix (e.g., II, Jr., Dip., Ing., BA, etc.)
attributes
uses Does not use other elements.
used by addressbook, deceased-inventor, signatory
content character data
occurrence
source
<!-- Name suffix (e.g., II, Jr., Dip., Ing., BA, etc.)-->
<!ELEMENT suffix (#PCDATA)>  

Element middle-name
diagram
description Middle name(s) or initial(s)
attributes
uses Does not use other elements.
used by addressbook, deceased-inventor, signatory
content character data
occurrence
source
<!-- Middle name(s) or initial(s)-->
<!ELEMENT middle-name (#PCDATA)>  

Element first-name
diagram
description First or given name(s), initial(s)
attributes
uses Does not use other elements.
used by addressbook, deceased-inventor, signatory
content character data
occurrence
source
<!-- First or given name(s), initial(s)-->
<!ELEMENT first-name (#PCDATA)>  

Element last-name
diagram
description Last, family, surname
attributes
uses Does not use other elements.
used by addressbook, deceased-inventor, signatory
content character data
occurrence
source
<!-- Last, family, surname-->
<!ELEMENT last-name (#PCDATA)>  

Element prefix
diagram
description Title: e.g., Mr., Mrs., Dr. etc
attributes
uses Does not use other elements.
used by addressbook, deceased-inventor, signatory
content character data
occurrence
source
<!-- Title: e.g., Mr., Mrs., Dr. etc-->
<!ELEMENT prefix (#PCDATA)>  

Element date
diagram
description Date: components of a date. Format: YYYYMMDD
attributes
uses Does not use other elements.
used by document-id, effective-date
content character data
occurrence
source
<!-- Date: components of a date. Format: YYYYMMDD-->
<!ELEMENT date (#PCDATA)>  

Element kind
diagram
description Document kind code; e.g., A1 (INID 13, ST.32:B130)
attributes
uses Does not use other elements.
used by document-id
content character data
occurrence
source
<!-- Document kind code; e.g., A1 (INID 13, ST.32:B130)-->
<!ELEMENT kind (#PCDATA)>  

Element doc-number
diagram
description The number of the referenced patent (or application) document
attributes
uses Does not use other elements.
used by document-id
content character data
occurrence
source
<!-- The number of the referenced patent (or application) document-->
<!ELEMENT doc-number (#PCDATA)>  

Element country
diagram
description Country: use ST.3 country code; e.g. DE, FR, GB, NL, etc. Also includes EP, WO
attributes
uses Does not use other elements.
used by address, designated-states, designated-states-as-inventor, document-id, nationality, notify-office, region, residence
content character data
occurrence
source
<!-- Country: use ST.3 country code; e.g. DE, FR, GB, NL, etc. Also includes EP, WO-->
<!ELEMENT country (#PCDATA)>  

Original Schema Source


<?xml encoding='UTF-8' ?>

<!ENTITY % name_group "((name | (prefix? , (last-name | orgname) , first-name? , middle-name? , suffix? , iid? , role? , orgname? , department? , synonym*)) , registered-number?)">
<!ENTITY % address_group "((address-1? , address-2? , address-3? , address-4? , address-5? , mailcode? , pobox? , room? , address-floor? , building? , street? , city? , county? , state? , postcode? , country) | text)">
<!--********************************************************************************* wo-notification v1.2 2009 JULY ********************************************************************************** PUBLIC "-//WIPO//DTD WO NOTIFICATION 1.2//EN" "wo-notification-v1-2.dtd" ********************************************************************************** http://www.wipo.int/pct-safe/epct/schemaDocs/1.8/wo-notification-v1-2.dtd ********************************************************************************** contacts: ** WIPO: Michio Okamoto; michio.okamoto@wipo.int ********************************************************************************** revision history *********************************************************************************MO: 01/07/08 incorporated changes from PFCs:..changed version number from v1.1 to v1.2..added attribute 'email-purpose' to email (PFC08/006)MO: 01/01/07 incorporated changes from PFCs:..changed version number from v1.0 to v1.1..added element 'sup' to u (PFC06/003)..added element 'sup' to i (PFC06/003)..added element 'sup' to b (PFC06/003)..added element 'sub' to u (PFC06/003)..added element 'sub' to i (PFC06/003)..added element 'sub' to b (PFC06/003)..added element 'o' to invention-title, b, i, sup, sup2, sub, sub2, heading, claim-text, p, small-caps, dt, dd, li, crossref, figref, othercit, statement (PFC06/003)January 2005..released version number as v1.0********************************************************************************Attributes for notification: lang = language of application - use ISO639 language code dtd-version = dtd version number file = filename of the whole application id = unique id for this application - could be file name status = status of the application; values: new = new application country = WIPO ST.3 code for application file-reference-id = applicant's or agent's file reference, if anyNotification by applicant to Office, or from Office to Office, or from Office toapplicant; should contain a
<signatory> element as provided for in Rule 92.1(a):92.1 Need for Letter and for Signature(a) Any paper submitted by the applicant in the course of the internationalprocedure provided for in the Treaty and these Regulations, other than theinternational application itself, shall, if not itself in the form of a letter,be accompanied by a letter identifying the international application to which itrelates. The letter shall be signed by the applicant.-->
<!ELEMENT wo-notification ((application-reference , parties , wo-notification-doc+ , effective-date? , notify-office? , signatories?))>
<!ATTLIST wo-notification lang CDATA #REQUIRED dtd-version CDATA #IMPLIED file CDATA #IMPLIED status CDATA #IMPLIED id ID #IMPLIED country CDATA #REQUIRED file-reference-id CDATA #IMPLIED >
<!-- A signature represented by electronic means-->
<!ELEMENT electronic-signature (basic-signature | enhanced-signature)>
<!ATTLIST electronic-signature date CDATA #REQUIRED place-signed CDATA #IMPLIED >
<!-- A TIFF image of a signature-->
<!ELEMENT fax-image EMPTY>
<!ATTLIST fax-image file CDATA #REQUIRED >
<!-- Office(s) to be notified of changes Attribute 'office-type' Specifies capacity of Office receiving correspondence Values: RO - Receiving Office ISA - International Search Authority IPEA - International Preliminary Examination Authority IB - International Bureau-->
<!ELEMENT notify-office (country* , (region , country+)*)>
<!ATTLIST notify-office office-type (RO | ISA | IPEA | IB ) #REQUIRED >
<!-- The contents of notification sent by Applicant to Office-->
<!ELEMENT wo-notification-doc (text? , doc-page+)>
<!ATTLIST wo-notification-doc sequence CDATA #REQUIRED notification-type (change-name | change-address | change-nationality | change-residence | change-person | withdrawal-application | withdrawal-designations | withdrawal-priority-claim | withdrawal-demand | withdrawal-elections | request-early-publication | change-reference-number | art19-amendments | statement-lack-of-signature | earlier-search-copy | separate-poa-doc | correction-declarations | correction-drawings | response-notification | other-notification ) #REQUIRED document-name CDATA #IMPLIED >
<!-- doc-page - DOCument or PAGE This is primarily to be used when data for the whole or major sections of an application are in image format OR other formats such as pdf. Page range attributes are given when required pp - page range ppf - first page ppl - last page (for pdf). The 'img' may also be used for complete pages, e.g. in drawings Recommended id = docp0001, docp0002, etc.-->
<!ELEMENT doc-page EMPTY>
<!ATTLIST doc-page id ID #IMPLIED he CDATA #REQUIRED wi CDATA #REQUIRED type (jpg | pdf | tif ) #REQUIRED alt CDATA #IMPLIED pp CDATA #IMPLIED ppf CDATA #IMPLIED ppl CDATA #IMPLIED file CDATA #REQUIRED ocr CDATA #IMPLIED color (color | bw ) #IMPLIED orientation (portrait | landscape ) 'portrait' >
<!-- Agent or common representative (Rules 90.1, 90.2)-->
<!ELEMENT agent (addressbook+)>
<!ATTLIST agent sequence CDATA #REQUIRED rep-type (agent | attorney | common-representative ) #REQUIRED >
<!-- Deceased inventor name-->
<!ELEMENT deceased-inventor (%name_group;)>
<!ATTLIST deceased-inventor sequence CDATA #IMPLIED lang CDATA #IMPLIED >
<!-- The individual or entity responsible for creating the matter that protection is sought for. (ST.32:B721)-->
<!ELEMENT inventor (addressbook+ , designated-states?)>
<!ATTLIST inventor sequence CDATA #REQUIRED designation (all | all-except-us | us-only | as-indicated ) #IMPLIED >
<!-- Applicant information: (INID 71, ST.32:B710) attributes for applicant sequence : sequence number of each applicant e.g, sequence="1" app-type : applicant type app-type="applicant" : the applicant is only applicant app-type="applicant-inventor" : the applicant is also inventor designation: This person is applicant for the purpose of: designation="all" : all designated states designation="all-except-us": all designated states except US designation="us-only" : US only designation="as-indicated" : the states indicated in designated-states element under applicant element-->
<!ELEMENT applicant (addressbook+ , nationality , residence , us-rights* , designated-states? , designated-states-as-inventor?)>
<!ATTLIST applicant sequence CDATA #REQUIRED app-type (applicant | applicant-inventor ) #REQUIRED designation (all | all-except-us | us-only | as-indicated ) #REQUIRED >
<!-- This person is successor to the rights of an inventor who is deceased, insane, or legally incapacitated, for the purposes of the designation of the United States of America-->
<!ELEMENT us-rights (#PCDATA)>
<!ATTLIST us-rights to-dead-inventor CDATA #REQUIRED kind (heir | heiress | executor | executrix | estate | legal-representative | administrator | administratrix | legal-representatives | heirs | executors | legal-heirs ) #REQUIRED >
<!-- ADDRESSBOOK GROUP: Holds name and contact information for individuals/organizations The LANG attribute is REQUIRED for certain document types, e.g., the JPO PCT Request where names and addresses may be repeated in two different languages. If no structure possible use text.-->
<!ELEMENT addressbook ((%name_group; , address , phone* , fax* , email* , url* , ead* , dtext?) | text)>
<!ATTLIST addressbook id ID #IMPLIED lang CDATA #IMPLIED >
<!--Email addressAttribute:email-purpose reason for which email address is included:informal for informal contact onlygeneral for any type of communicationconfirmation any type of communication, but formal messages followed up by conventional mailing (to the extent offered)main where applicant desires this address to be used as primary means of contact as a replacement of the use of conventional post (to the extent that an Office offers this)the default value depends on e-mail policies of the relevant Office. For PCT purposes as at 1 July 2008, no attribute being included is equivalent to 'informal'-->
<!ELEMENT email (#PCDATA)>
<!ATTLIST email email-purpose (informal | general | advance | main ) #IMPLIED >
<!-- Application reference information: application number, country (INID 21, ST.32:B210)-->
<!ELEMENT application-reference (document-id)>
<!ATTLIST application-reference id ID #IMPLIED appl-type CDATA #IMPLIED >
<!-- Document identification refers to patents (and patent applications) only. See WIPO ST.14-->
<!ELEMENT document-id (country , doc-number , kind? , name? , date?)>
<!ATTLIST document-id lang CDATA #IMPLIED >
<!-- Name: If no distinction or detail can be given. Also to be used for: personal (natural person) and corporate (legal entity) names-->
<!ELEMENT name (#PCDATA)>
<!ATTLIST name name-type (legal | natural ) #IMPLIED >
<!-- Signatories-->
<!ELEMENT signatories (signatory+)>
<!-- PCT/RO/101 Box No. X: The signature must be that of the applicant (if there are several applicants, all must sign); however, the signature may be that of the agent, or the common representative, where a separate power of attorney appointing the agent or the common representative, respectively, or a copy of a general power of attorney is already in possession of the receiving Office, is furnished... (PCT Rules 4.1(d), 4.15, and 90) Indicate the capacity of the signer with 'signatory-capacity'-->
<!ELEMENT signatory (%name_group; , address? , electronic-signature , signatory-capacity?)>
<!-- The capacity in which the person signs-->
<!ELEMENT signatory-capacity (#PCDATA)>
<!-- A PKI / PKCS #7 digital signature data type-->
<!ELEMENT enhanced-signature (pkcs7)>
<!-- PKCS7 digital signature -->
<!ELEMENT pkcs7 EMPTY>
<!-- A non-PKI electronic signature-->
<!ELEMENT basic-signature (fax-image | text-string | click-wrap)>
<!-- A simple 'signature'; e.g., clicking a button labeled 'accept' or 'I agree'-->
<!ELEMENT click-wrap EMPTY>
<!-- A simple text string is to be used as the basic electronic signature; e.g., John Doe
<text-string>/jd/
</text-string>-->
<!ELEMENT text-string (#PCDATA)>
<!-- The date any proposed changes would take effect.-->
<!ELEMENT effective-date (date)>
<!-- PCT/RO/101 Box No.II, III and IV APPLICANTS, FURTHER APPLICANT(S) AND/OR (FURTHER) INVENTOR(S)AGENT OR COMMON REPRESENTATIVE; OR ADDRESS FOR CORRESPONDENCE (PCT Rule 4.5, 4.6, 4.7, 4.8) (INID 70, ST.32:B700)-->
<!ELEMENT parties (applicants , inventors? , correspondence-address? , agents?)>
<!-- Information regarding Agents or common representatives-->
<!ELEMENT agents (customer-number | agent+)>
<!-- Address used for general correspondence-->
<!ELEMENT correspondence-address (customer-number | addressbook+)>
<!-- Customer number for agents by office-->
<!ELEMENT customer-number (#PCDATA)>
<!-- Inventors information: If the US is designated, all of the inventors must also be named as applicants for purposes of that designation.-->
<!ELEMENT inventors (inventor | deceased-inventor)+>
<!-- Applicants information: At least one of the applicants named must be a resident or national of a PCT Contracting State for which the receiving Office acts.-->
<!ELEMENT applicants (applicant+)>
<!-- Rule 4.6(c): "The request may, for different designated states, indicate different persons as inventors where, in this respect, the requirements of the national laws of the designated States are not the same. In such a case, the request shall contain a separate statement for each designated State or group of States in which a particular person, or the same person, is to be considered the inventor, or in which particular persons, or the same persons, are to be considered the inventors."-->
<!ELEMENT designated-states-as-inventor (country* , (region , country+)*)>
<!-- Indication of specific Contracting States in or for which the applicant is seeking protection for his invention (Rule 4.9(a))-->
<!ELEMENT designated-states (country* , (region , country+)*)>
<!-- The region for which protection or exclusion (depending upon context) is desired.-->
<!ELEMENT region (country)>
<!-- Country of residence-->
<!ELEMENT residence (country)>
<!-- Country of nationality-->
<!ELEMENT nationality (country)>
<!-- Descriptive text-->
<!ELEMENT dtext (#PCDATA)>
<!-- Universal Resource Locator; e.g. www.wipo.int-->
<!ELEMENT url (#PCDATA)>
<!-- Fax number-->
<!ELEMENT fax (#PCDATA)>
<!-- Telephone number-->
<!ELEMENT phone (#PCDATA)>
<!-- Electronic address use for other than email-->
<!ELEMENT ead (#PCDATA)>
<!-- Address components: Address formats differ from country to country If no structure possible use text-->
<!ELEMENT address (%address_group;)>
<!-- If no structure is possible, enter text (without markup)-->
<!ELEMENT text (#PCDATA)>
<!-- Postal code or zip code-->
<!ELEMENT postcode (#PCDATA)>
<!-- Region of country; e.g., state, province, etc.-->
<!ELEMENT state (#PCDATA)>
<!-- County, parish, department, etc (mainly UK, USA)-->
<!ELEMENT county (#PCDATA)>
<!-- City or town name-->
<!ELEMENT city (#PCDATA)>
<!-- Street may contain house number or name-->
<!ELEMENT street (#PCDATA)>
<!-- Building information in address; e.g., Hoffman building-->
<!ELEMENT building (#PCDATA)>
<!-- Address floor; e.g., 10th-->
<!ELEMENT address-floor (#PCDATA)>
<!-- Address room; e.g., Room 55B-->
<!ELEMENT room (#PCDATA)>
<!-- Post Office Box number-->
<!ELEMENT pobox (#PCDATA)>
<!-- Organizational mail code-->
<!ELEMENT mailcode (#PCDATA)>
<!-- Address, fifth line-->
<!ELEMENT address-5 (#PCDATA)>
<!-- Address, fourth line-->
<!ELEMENT address-4 (#PCDATA)>
<!-- Address, third line-->
<!ELEMENT address-3 (#PCDATA)>
<!-- Address, second line-->
<!ELEMENT address-2 (#PCDATA)>
<!-- Address, first line-->
<!ELEMENT address-1 (#PCDATA)>
<!-- Registered number-->
<!ELEMENT registered-number (#PCDATA)>
<!-- Synonym-->
<!ELEMENT synonym (#PCDATA)>
<!-- Department, division, section, etc. name-->
<!ELEMENT department (#PCDATA)>
<!-- Organisation name or company name-->
<!ELEMENT orgname (#PCDATA)>
<!-- Role; e.g., President, Chairman, etc.-->
<!ELEMENT role (#PCDATA)>
<!-- SDOBI : Individual id-->
<!ELEMENT iid (#PCDATA)>
<!-- Name suffix (e.g., II, Jr., Dip., Ing., BA, etc.)-->
<!ELEMENT suffix (#PCDATA)>
<!-- Middle name(s) or initial(s)-->
<!ELEMENT middle-name (#PCDATA)>
<!-- First or given name(s), initial(s)-->
<!ELEMENT first-name (#PCDATA)>
<!-- Last, family, surname-->
<!ELEMENT last-name (#PCDATA)>
<!-- Title: e.g., Mr., Mrs., Dr. etc-->
<!ELEMENT prefix (#PCDATA)>
<!-- Date: components of a date. Format: YYYYMMDD-->
<!ELEMENT date (#PCDATA)>
<!-- Document kind code; e.g., A1 (INID 13, ST.32:B130)-->
<!ELEMENT kind (#PCDATA)>
<!-- The number of the referenced patent (or application) document-->
<!ELEMENT doc-number (#PCDATA)>
<!-- Country: use ST.3 country code; e.g. DE, FR, GB, NL, etc. Also includes EP, WO-->
<!ELEMENT country (#PCDATA)>