XML DTD : xx-patent-document-v1-4.dtd
Schema has: 748 element definitions and 634 element attribute definitions.
Possible root elements: xx-patent-document

Element list

Element math
diagram
description (PLACEHOLDER:w3c math dtd)
attributes
uses Does not use other elements.
used by maths
content character data
occurrence
source
<!-- (PLACEHOLDER:w3c math dtd)-->
<!ELEMENT math (#PCDATA)>  

Element table
diagram
description (PLACEHOLDER:cals table dtd)
attributes
uses Does not use other elements.
used by tables
content character data
occurrence
source
<!-- (PLACEHOLDER:cals table dtd)-->
<!ELEMENT table (#PCDATA)>  

Element xx-patent-document
diagram
description **************************************************************************** * SECTION II - DTD * ****************************************************************************
attributes id, lang, dtd-version, file, country, file-reference-id, correction-code, doc-number, kind, date-produced, date-publ, status
uses abstract, amended-claims, amended-claims-statement, bibliographic-data, claims, description, doc-page, drawings, SDOBI, search-report-data, sequence-list-doc, table-external-doc
used by Not used by other elements. Possible root element.
content choice
occurrence required (default)
Attribute Datatype Required Values Default Comments
id ID no (default)      
lang string (default) Yes      
dtd-version string (default) no (default)      
file string (default) no (default)      
country string (default) Yes      
file-reference-id string (default) no (default)      
correction-code string (default) no (default)      
doc-number string (default) no (default)      
kind string (default) no (default)      
date-produced string (default) no (default)      
date-publ string (default) no (default)      
status string (default) no (default)      
source
<!-- **************************************************************************** * SECTION II - DTD * ****************************************************************************-->
<!ELEMENT xx-patent-document (doc-page+ | ((bibliographic-data | SDOBI) , description , claims+ , amended-claims* , amended-claims-statement* , abstract* , drawings? , search-report-data* , sequence-list-doc? , table-external-doc*))>
<!ATTLIST xx-patent-document id ID #IMPLIED lang CDATA #REQUIRED dtd-version CDATA #IMPLIED file CDATA #IMPLIED country CDATA #REQUIRED file-reference-id CDATA #IMPLIED correction-code CDATA #IMPLIED doc-number CDATA #IMPLIED kind CDATA #IMPLIED date-produced CDATA #IMPLIED date-publ CDATA #IMPLIED status CDATA #IMPLIED >  

Element sequence-list-doc
diagram
description Sequence list document component in PCT publication
attributes id, lang, status
uses doc-page, sequence-list
used by xx-patent-document
content character data and a sequence of elements
occurrence required (default)
Attribute Datatype Required Values Default Comments
id ID no (default)      
lang string (default) no (default)      
status string (default) no (default)      
source
<!-- Sequence list document component in PCT publication-->
<!ELEMENT sequence-list-doc (#PCDATA | doc-page | sequence-list)*>
<!ATTLIST sequence-list-doc id ID #IMPLIED lang CDATA #IMPLIED status CDATA #IMPLIED >  

Element sequence-list
diagram
description SEQUENCE LISTING According to WIPO ST.25: STANDARD FOR THE PRESENTATION OF NUCLEOTIDE AND AMINO ACID SEQUENCE LISTINGS IN PATENT APPLICATIONS: see http://www.wipo.int/scit/en/index.html "The sequence listing as defined in paragraph 2(i) shall, where it is filed together with the application, be placed at the end of the description part of the application. This part shall be entitled Sequence Listing, begin on a new page and preferably have independent page numbering. The sequence listing forms an integral part of the description; it is therefore unnecessary, subject to paragraph 36, to describe the sequences elsewhere in the description." Therefore we create here a separate sub-document for sequence listings, it should follow any drawings or the claims. It should follow the format of Annex C/ST.25 and be an external file
attributes id, file, lang, carriers, seq-file-type, electronic-format-type, status, part-of-application
uses Does not use other elements.
used by sequence-list-doc
content empty
occurrence
Attribute Datatype Required Values Default Comments
id ID no (default)      
file string (default) Yes      
lang string (default) no (default)      
carriers Enumeration no (default)   internal-electronic  external-electronic  paper     
seq-file-type string (default) no (default)   ST.25    
electronic-format-type Enumeration no (default)   text  other     
status string (default) no (default)      
part-of-application Enumeration no (default)   yes  no     
source
<!-- SEQUENCE LISTING According to WIPO ST.25: STANDARD FOR THE PRESENTATION OF NUCLEOTIDE AND AMINO ACID SEQUENCE LISTINGS IN PATENT APPLICATIONS: see http://www.wipo.int/scit/en/index.html "The sequence listing as defined in paragraph 2(i) shall, where it is filed together with the application, be placed at the end of the description part of the application. This part shall be entitled Sequence Listing, begin on a new page and preferably have independent page numbering. The sequence listing forms an integral part of the description; it is therefore unnecessary, subject to paragraph 36, to describe the sequences elsewhere in the description." Therefore we create here a separate sub-document for sequence listings, it should follow any drawings or the claims. It should follow the format of Annex C/ST.25 and be an external file-->
<!ELEMENT sequence-list EMPTY>
<!ATTLIST sequence-list id ID #IMPLIED file CDATA #REQUIRED lang CDATA #IMPLIED carriers (internal-electronic | external-electronic | paper ) #IMPLIED seq-file-type CDATA #FIXED 'ST.25' electronic-format-type (text | other ) #IMPLIED status CDATA #IMPLIED part-of-application (yes | no ) #IMPLIED >  

Element search-report-data
diagram
description Recommended: id = 'srep' or 'srep0001' for multiple search reports date-produced = date finished by the examiner, not publication date srep-type = office specific but for PCT/ISR recommend 'isr'
attributes id, lang, date-produced, srep-office, srep-type, status
uses doc-page, srep-for-pub, srep-info, srep-search-opinion, srep-written-opinion
used by xx-patent-document
content choice
occurrence required (default)
Attribute Datatype Required Values Default Comments
id ID no (default)      
lang string (default) no (default)      
date-produced string (default) Yes      
srep-office string (default) Yes      
srep-type string (default) no (default)      
status string (default) no (default)      
source
<!-- Recommended: id = 'srep' or 'srep0001' for multiple search reports date-produced = date finished by the examiner, not publication date srep-type = office specific but for PCT/ISR recommend 'isr'-->
<!ELEMENT search-report-data (doc-page+ | (srep-info? , srep-for-pub? , srep-written-opinion? , srep-search-opinion?))>
<!ATTLIST search-report-data id ID #IMPLIED lang CDATA #IMPLIED date-produced CDATA #REQUIRED srep-office CDATA #REQUIRED srep-type CDATA #IMPLIED status CDATA #IMPLIED >  

Element srep-search-opinion
diagram
attributes id, opinion-type, lang
uses doc-page, heading, p
used by search-report-data
content a sequence of elements
occurrence required (default)
Attribute Datatype Required Values Default Comments
id ID no (default)      
opinion-type string (default) no (default)      
lang string (default) no (default)      
source
<!ELEMENT srep-search-opinion (doc-page+ , (heading* , p+)+)>
<!ATTLIST srep-search-opinion id ID #IMPLIED opinion-type CDATA #IMPLIED lang CDATA #IMPLIED >  

Element priority-date
diagram
description Rule 70.10: Any published application ... shall be accompanied by ... its claimed priority date (if any). In respect of the priority date of any such document, the report may indicate that, in the opinion of the International Preliminary Examining Authority, such date has not been validly claimed.
attributes priority-valid
uses Does not use other elements.
used by certain-published-documents, citations-explanations
content character data
occurrence
Attribute Datatype Required Values Default Comments
priority-valid Enumeration no (default)   yes  no  yes    
source
<!-- Rule 70.10: Any published application ... shall be accompanied by ... its claimed priority date (if any). In respect of the priority date of any such document, the report may indicate that, in the opinion of the International Preliminary Examining Authority, such date has not been validly claimed.-->
<!ELEMENT priority-date (#PCDATA)>
<!ATTLIST priority-date priority-valid (yes | no ) 'yes' >  

Element compliance-unity-invention
diagram
description (PCT/ISA/237 ) - Box No. IV Lack of unity of invention (3) This Authority considers that the requirement of unity of invention in accordance with Rule 13.1, 13.2 and 13.3 is complied with not complied with for the following reasons
attributes unity-complied
uses p
used by unity-of-invention
content a sequence of elements
occurrence required (default)
Attribute Datatype Required Values Default Comments
unity-complied Enumeration Yes   yes  no     
source
<!-- (PCT/ISA/237 ) - Box No. IV Lack of unity of invention (3) This Authority considers that the requirement of unity of invention in accordance with Rule 13.1, 13.2 and 13.3 is complied with not complied with for the following reasons-->
<!ELEMENT compliance-unity-invention (p*)>
<!ATTLIST compliance-unity-invention unity-complied (yes | no ) #REQUIRED >  

Element invitation-pay-additional-fees
diagram
description In response to the invitation (Form PCT/ISA/206) to pay additional fees the applicant has: Attribute values: (PCT/ISA/237 ) 1 = paid additional fees 2 = paid additional fees under protest 3 = not paid additional fees 4 = not used (PCT/IPEA/409 and PCT/IPEA/408 ) 1 = restricted the claims 2 = paid additional fees 3 = paid additional fees under protest 4 = neither restricted nor paid additional fees
attributes unity-fee-code
uses Does not use other elements.
used by unity-of-invention
content empty
occurrence
Attribute Datatype Required Values Default Comments
unity-fee-code Enumeration Yes   1  2  3  4  5     
source
<!-- In response to the invitation (Form PCT/ISA/206) to pay additional fees the applicant has: Attribute values: (PCT/ISA/237 ) 1 = paid additional fees 2 = paid additional fees under protest 3 = not paid additional fees 4 = not used (PCT/IPEA/409 and PCT/IPEA/408 ) 1 = restricted the claims 2 = paid additional fees 3 = paid additional fees under protest 4 = neither restricted nor paid additional fees-->
<!ELEMENT invitation-pay-additional-fees EMPTY>
<!ATTLIST invitation-pay-additional-fees unity-fee-code (1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 ) #REQUIRED >  

Element annex-c-bis
diagram
description (PCT/ISA/237 and PCT/IPEA/408 ) The tables related to the nucleotide and/or amino acid sequence listing, if in computer readable form only, do not comply with the technical requirements provided for in Annex C-bis of the Administrative Instructions. (PCT/IPEA/409 ) The tables related to the nucleotide and/or amino acid sequence listing do not comply with the technical requirements provided for in Annex C-bis of the Administrative Instructions in that the computer readable form:
attributes e-tables-missing, format-error
uses Does not use other elements.
used by not-annex-c-compliant
content empty
occurrence
Attribute Datatype Required Values Default Comments
e-tables-missing Enumeration Yes   yes  no     
format-error Enumeration Yes   yes  no     
source
<!-- (PCT/ISA/237 and PCT/IPEA/408 ) The tables related to the nucleotide and/or amino acid sequence listing, if in computer readable form only, do not comply with the technical requirements provided for in Annex C-bis of the Administrative Instructions. (PCT/IPEA/409 ) The tables related to the nucleotide and/or amino acid sequence listing do not comply with the technical requirements provided for in Annex C-bis of the Administrative Instructions in that the computer readable form:-->
<!ELEMENT annex-c-bis EMPTY>
<!ATTLIST annex-c-bis e-tables-missing (yes | no ) #REQUIRED format-error (yes | no ) #REQUIRED >  

Element annex-c
diagram
description The nucleotide and/or amino acid sequence listing does not comply with the standard provided for in Annex C of the Administrative Instructions in that:
attributes e-tables-missing, format-error, no-payment
uses Does not use other elements.
used by not-annex-c-compliant
content empty
occurrence
Attribute Datatype Required Values Default Comments
e-tables-missing Enumeration Yes   yes  no     
format-error Enumeration Yes   yes  no     
no-payment Enumeration Yes   yes  no     
source
<!-- The nucleotide and/or amino acid sequence listing does not comply with the standard provided for in Annex C of the Administrative Instructions in that:-->
<!ELEMENT annex-c EMPTY>
<!ATTLIST annex-c e-tables-missing (yes | no ) #REQUIRED format-error (yes | no ) #REQUIRED no-payment (yes | no ) #REQUIRED >  

Element priority-opinion
diagram
description (PCT/ISA/237 - Box II) - Priority
attributes valid
uses additional-info, claim-invalid, earlier-appl
used by srep-written-opinion
content a sequence of elements
occurrence required (default)
Attribute Datatype Required Values Default Comments
valid string (default) no (default)      
source
<!-- (PCT/ISA/237 - Box II) - Priority-->
<!ELEMENT priority-opinion (earlier-appl? , claim-invalid? , additional-info?)>
<!ATTLIST priority-opinion valid CDATA #IMPLIED >  

Element earlier-appl
diagram
description (PCT/ISA/237 - Box II) Priority 1. The following document has not yet been furnished: Attribute vakue: 1 = copy of the earlier application whose priority has been claimed (Rules 43bis.1 and 66.7(a)). 2 = translation of the earlier application whose priority has been claimed (Rules 43bis.1 and 66.7(b)). Consequently it has not been possible to consider the validity of the priority claim. This opinion has nevertheless been established on the assumption that the relevant date is the claimed priority date.
attributes prio-code
uses Does not use other elements.
used by priority-opinion
content empty
occurrence
Attribute Datatype Required Values Default Comments
prio-code Enumeration Yes   1  2     
source
<!-- (PCT/ISA/237 - Box II) Priority 1. The following document has not yet been furnished: Attribute vakue: 1 = copy of the earlier application whose priority has been claimed (Rules 43bis.1 and 66.7(a)). 2 = translation of the earlier application whose priority has been claimed (Rules 43bis.1 and 66.7(b)). Consequently it has not been possible to consider the validity of the priority claim. This opinion has nevertheless been established on the assumption that the relevant date is the claimed priority date.-->
<!ELEMENT earlier-appl EMPTY>
<!ATTLIST earlier-appl prio-code (1 | 2 ) #REQUIRED >  

Element translation-of-appl
diagram
description 1. With regard to the language, this opinion has been established on the basis of the international application in the language in which it was filed, unless otherwise indicated under this item. This opinion has been established on the basis of a translation from the original language into the following language________________ , which is the language of a translation furnished for the purposes of international search (under Rules 12.3 and 23.1(b)).
attributes lang
uses Does not use other elements.
used by basis-of-srep-opinion
content empty
occurrence
Attribute Datatype Required Values Default Comments
lang string (default) no (default)      
source
<!-- 1. With regard to the language, this opinion has been established on the basis of the international application in the language in which it was filed, unless otherwise indicated under this item. This opinion has been established on the basis of a translation from the original language into the following language________________ , which is the language of a translation furnished for the purposes of international search (under Rules 12.3 and 23.1(b)).-->
<!ELEMENT translation-of-appl EMPTY>
<!ATTLIST translation-of-appl lang CDATA #IMPLIED >  

Element earlier-search
diagram
description
attributes id
uses document-id
used by srep-for-pub
content a sequence of elements
occurrence required (default)
Attribute Datatype Required Values Default Comments
id ID no (default)      
source
<!---->
<!ELEMENT earlier-search (document-id)>
<!ATTLIST earlier-search id ID #IMPLIED >  

Element srep-info
diagram
description Stylesheet (for new layout) generates (for PCT) at the beginning: PATENT COOPERATION TREATY (PCT) INTERNATIONAL SEARCH REPORT (ISR) - PART 1 (PCT Articles 18 and Rules 43 and 44) FOR FURTHER ACTION see Notification of Transmittal of ISR (Form PCT/ISA/220) as well as, where applicable, abstract information below. **This will need modifying depending on stytesheet and output required ** SREP - INFO DETAILS This is a repetition of data found elsewhere but we put it here also for convenience, formatting, etc The order has changed from the paper form. PCT covers Forms: 201, 210, 220 EPO - covers Form 1507
attributes total-page-count
uses applicant-name, application-reference, correspondence-address, date-of-earliest-priority, doc-page, file-reference-id, srep-abstract, srep-basis, srep-claims-info, srep-established, srep-figure-to-publish, srep-info-admin, srep-invention-title, srep-other-info, srep-prior-art-docs, srep-protest-fees, srep-request-date, srep-request-number, srep-unity-of-invention, text
used by search-report-data
content choice
occurrence required (default)
Attribute Datatype Required Values Default Comments
total-page-count string (default) no (default)      
source
<!-- Stylesheet (for new layout) generates (for PCT) at the beginning: PATENT COOPERATION TREATY (PCT) INTERNATIONAL SEARCH REPORT (ISR) - PART 1 (PCT Articles 18 and Rules 43 and 44) FOR FURTHER ACTION see Notification of Transmittal of ISR (Form PCT/ISA/220) as well as, where applicable, abstract information below. **This will need modifying depending on stytesheet and output required ** SREP - INFO DETAILS This is a repetition of data found elsewhere but we put it here also for convenience, formatting, etc The order has changed from the paper form. PCT covers Forms: 201, 210, 220 EPO - covers Form 1507-->
<!ELEMENT srep-info (doc-page+ | (correspondence-address? , file-reference-id? , application-reference+ , date-of-earliest-priority? , applicant-name , srep-established? , srep-protest-fees? , srep-request-date? , srep-request-number? , srep-prior-art-docs* , srep-basis? , srep-claims-info? , srep-unity-of-invention? , srep-invention-title , srep-abstract , srep-figure-to-publish , srep-info-admin , srep-other-info? , text*))>
<!ATTLIST srep-info total-page-count CDATA #IMPLIED >  

Element srep-information
diagram
attributes srep-code
uses Does not use other elements.
used by srep-other-info
content character data
occurrence
Attribute Datatype Required Values Default Comments
srep-code string (default) no (default)      
source
<!ELEMENT srep-information (#PCDATA)>
<!ATTLIST srep-information srep-code CDATA #IMPLIED >  

Element srep-figure-to-publish
diagram
description Abstract Drawing The figure of the drawings to be published with the abstract is: Figure No. followed by text of attribute value: 1 = as suggested by the applicant. 2 = because the applicant failed to suggest a figure. 3 = because this figure better characterizes the invention. or: 4 = None of the figures is to be published with the abstract (Old PCT/ISA/210 - 6 a and b)
attributes figinfo
uses figure-to-publish
used by srep-info
content a sequence of elements
occurrence required (default)
Attribute Datatype Required Values Default Comments
figinfo Enumeration Yes   1  2  3  4     
source
<!-- Abstract Drawing The figure of the drawings to be published with the abstract is: Figure No. followed by text of attribute value: 1 = as suggested by the applicant. 2 = because the applicant failed to suggest a figure. 3 = because this figure better characterizes the invention. or: 4 = None of the figures is to be published with the abstract (Old PCT/ISA/210 - 6 a and b)-->
<!ELEMENT srep-figure-to-publish (figure-to-publish?)>
<!ATTLIST srep-figure-to-publish figinfo (1 | 2 | 3 | 4 ) #REQUIRED >  

Element srep-abstract
diagram
description Abstract (followed by:) The text is approved as submitted by the applicant [attribut]e "yes" (default)] (or) The text has been established according to Rule 38.2(b), ]by this ISA as it appears below. The applicant may, within one month from the date of mailing of this ISR, submit comments to this ISA. a revised abstract if present [attribute "no"] (Old PCT/ISA/210 - 5)
attributes abs-approval
uses abstract
used by srep-info
content a sequence of elements
occurrence required (default)
Attribute Datatype Required Values Default Comments
abs-approval Enumeration no (default)   yes  no  yes    
source
<!-- Abstract (followed by:) The text is approved as submitted by the applicant [attribut]e "yes" (default)] (or) The text has been established according to Rule 38.2(b), ]by this ISA as it appears below. The applicant may, within one month from the date of mailing of this ISR, submit comments to this ISA. a revised abstract if present [attribute "no"] (Old PCT/ISA/210 - 5)-->
<!ELEMENT srep-abstract (abstract?)>
<!ATTLIST srep-abstract abs-approval (yes | no ) 'yes' >  

Element srep-invention-title
diagram
description Title followed by: The text is approved as submitted by the applicant - [attribute "yes" (default)] or The text has been established by this ISA to read as follows: [a revised title if present - attribute "no")] (Old PCT/ISA/210 - 4)
attributes title-approval
uses invention-title
used by srep-info
content a sequence of elements
occurrence required (default)
Attribute Datatype Required Values Default Comments
title-approval Enumeration no (default)   yes  no  yes    
source
<!-- Title followed by: The text is approved as submitted by the applicant - [attribute "yes" (default)] or The text has been established by this ISA to read as follows: [a revised title if present - attribute "no")] (Old PCT/ISA/210 - 4)-->
<!ELEMENT srep-invention-title (invention-title?)>
<!ATTLIST srep-invention-title title-approval (yes | no ) 'yes' >  

Element search-fee-protest
diagram
description Remark on protest Attribute values: no = No protest accompanied the payment of additional search fees yes = The additional search fees were accompanied by the applicant's protest.
attributes protest
uses Does not use other elements.
used by srep-unity-of-invention
content empty
occurrence
Attribute Datatype Required Values Default Comments
protest Enumeration Yes   1  2  3     
source
<!-- Remark on protest Attribute values: no = No protest accompanied the payment of additional search fees yes = The additional search fees were accompanied by the applicant's protest.-->
<!ELEMENT search-fee-protest EMPTY>
<!ATTLIST search-fee-protest protest (1 | 2 | 3 ) #REQUIRED >  

Element basis-language-for-search
diagram
description PCT/ISA/210 Box 1: Basis of the Report a. With regard to the language, the international search was carried out on the basis of the international application in the language in which it was field, unless otherwise indicated under this item. attribute value = "no": The international search was carried out on the basis of a translation of the international application furnished to this Authority (Rule 23.1(b)).
attributes translation, lang
uses Does not use other elements.
used by srep-basis
content empty
occurrence
Attribute Datatype Required Values Default Comments
translation Enumeration no (default)   yes  no  no    
lang string (default) no (default)      
source
<!-- PCT/ISA/210 Box 1: Basis of the Report a. With regard to the language, the international search was carried out on the basis of the international application in the language in which it was field, unless otherwise indicated under this item. attribute value = "no": The international search was carried out on the basis of a translation of the international application furnished to this Authority (Rule 23.1(b)).-->
<!ELEMENT basis-language-for-search EMPTY>
<!ATTLIST basis-language-for-search translation (yes | no ) 'no' lang CDATA #IMPLIED >  

Element sequence-listing-filing-time
diagram
description c. time of filing/furnishing
attributes in-application, together-with-application, furnished-for-search, amendment
uses Does not use other elements.
used by material-of-sequence-list
content character data
occurrence
Attribute Datatype Required Values Default Comments
in-application Enumeration Yes   yes  no     
together-with-application Enumeration Yes   yes  no     
furnished-for-search Enumeration Yes   yes  no     
amendment Enumeration no (default)   yes  no     
source
<!-- c. time of filing/furnishing-->
<!ELEMENT sequence-listing-filing-time (#PCDATA)>
<!ATTLIST sequence-listing-filing-time in-application (yes | no ) #REQUIRED together-with-application (yes | no ) #REQUIRED furnished-for-search (yes | no ) #REQUIRED amendment (yes | no ) #IMPLIED >  

Element sequence-listing-material-format
diagram
description b. format of material
attributes paper, electronic
uses Does not use other elements.
used by material-of-sequence-list
content empty
occurrence
Attribute Datatype Required Values Default Comments
paper Enumeration Yes   yes  no     
electronic Enumeration no (default)   yes  no  yes    
source
<!-- b. format of material-->
<!ELEMENT sequence-listing-material-format EMPTY>
<!ATTLIST sequence-listing-material-format paper (yes | no ) #REQUIRED electronic (yes | no ) 'yes' >  

Element sequence-listing-material-type
diagram
description a. type of material
attributes sequence-listing, table
uses Does not use other elements.
used by material-of-sequence-list
content empty
occurrence
Attribute Datatype Required Values Default Comments
sequence-listing Enumeration no (default)   yes  no  yes    
table Enumeration Yes   yes  no     
source
<!-- a. type of material-->
<!ELEMENT sequence-listing-material-type EMPTY>
<!ATTLIST sequence-listing-material-type sequence-listing (yes | no ) 'yes' table (yes | no ) #REQUIRED >  

Element srep-prior-art-docs
diagram
description This part preceded by - on old PCT/ISA/210 : This international search report has been prepared by this ISA and is transmitted to the applicant according to Article 18. A copy is being transmitted to the International Bureau. This international search report consists of a total of ______ sheets. It is also accompanied by a copy of each prior art document cited in this report. (This text will need modification for electronic transmission of the SR). If the attribute value is "yes" then the prior art may accompany the SR as paper, image data, or xml (application-body) data
attributes prior-art
uses doc-page, prior-art-xml-doc
used by srep-info
content choice
occurrence ZeroOrMore
Attribute Datatype Required Values Default Comments
prior-art Enumeration Yes   yes  no     
source
<!-- This part preceded by - on old PCT/ISA/210 : This international search report has been prepared by this ISA and is transmitted to the applicant according to Article 18. A copy is being transmitted to the International Bureau. This international search report consists of a total of ______ sheets. It is also accompanied by a copy of each prior art document cited in this report. (This text will need modification for electronic transmission of the SR). If the attribute value is "yes" then the prior art may accompany the SR as paper, image data, or xml (application-body) data-->
<!ELEMENT srep-prior-art-docs (doc-page | prior-art-xml-doc)*>
<!ATTLIST srep-prior-art-docs prior-art (yes | no ) #REQUIRED >  

Element prior-art-xml-doc
diagram
description XML version prior art document, if any To be checked may be application-body.
attributes id, file, lang, carriers, status
uses Does not use other elements.
used by srep-prior-art-docs
content empty
occurrence
Attribute Datatype Required Values Default Comments
id ID no (default)      
file string (default) Yes      
lang string (default) no (default)      
carriers Enumeration no (default)   internal-electronic  external-electronic  paper     
status string (default) no (default)      
source
<!-- XML version prior art document, if any To be checked may be application-body.-->
<!ELEMENT prior-art-xml-doc EMPTY>
<!ATTLIST prior-art-xml-doc id ID #IMPLIED file CDATA #REQUIRED lang CDATA #IMPLIED carriers (internal-electronic | external-electronic | paper ) #IMPLIED status CDATA #IMPLIED >  

Element srep-protest-fees
diagram
description With regard to the protest against payment of (an) additional fee(s) under Rule 40.2, the applicant is notified that: if yes: the protest together with the decision thereon has been transmitted to the International Bureau together with the applicant s request to forward the texts of both the protest and the decision thereon to the designated Offices. if no: no decision has been made yet on the protest; the applicant will be notified as soon as a decision is made. - Sytlesheet note: this data is followed by Reminders and Notes (if printed) otherwise put a link in to the relevant text.
attributes srep-protest
uses Does not use other elements.
used by srep-info
content empty
occurrence
Attribute Datatype Required Values Default Comments
srep-protest Enumeration no (default)   yes  no  yes    
source
<!-- With regard to the protest against payment of (an) additional fee(s) under Rule 40.2, the applicant is notified that: if yes: the protest together with the decision thereon has been transmitted to the International Bureau together with the applicant s request to forward the texts of both the protest and the decision thereon to the designated Offices. if no: no decision has been made yet on the protest; the applicant will be notified as soon as a decision is made. - Sytlesheet note: this data is followed by Reminders and Notes (if printed) otherwise put a link in to the relevant text.-->
<!ELEMENT srep-protest-fees EMPTY>
<!ATTLIST srep-protest-fees srep-protest (yes | no ) 'yes' >  

Element srep-established
diagram
description Form PCT/ISA/220 (January 2004) If yes: The applicant is hereby notified that the international search report and the written opinion of the International Searching Authority have been established and are transmitted herewith. Filing of amendments and statement under Article 19: The applicant is entitled, if he so wishes, to amend the claims of the international application (see Rule 46): When? The time limit for filing such amendments is normally two months from the date of transmittal of the international search report. Where? Directly to the International Bureau of WIPO, 34 chemin des Colombettes 1211 Geneva 20, Switzerland, Facsimile No.: +41 22 740 14 35 if no: The applicant is hereby notified that no international search report will be established and that the declaration under Article 17(2)(a) to that effect and the written opinion of the International Searching Authority are transmitted herewith.
attributes srep-established
uses Does not use other elements.
used by srep-info
content empty
occurrence
Attribute Datatype Required Values Default Comments
srep-established Enumeration no (default)   yes  no  yes    
source
<!-- Form PCT/ISA/220 (January 2004) If yes: The applicant is hereby notified that the international search report and the written opinion of the International Searching Authority have been established and are transmitted herewith. Filing of amendments and statement under Article 19: The applicant is entitled, if he so wishes, to amend the claims of the international application (see Rule 46): When? The time limit for filing such amendments is normally two months from the date of transmittal of the international search report. Where? Directly to the International Bureau of WIPO, 34 chemin des Colombettes 1211 Geneva 20, Switzerland, Facsimile No.: +41 22 740 14 35 if no: The applicant is hereby notified that no international search report will be established and that the declaration under Article 17(2)(a) to that effect and the written opinion of the International Searching Authority are transmitted herewith.-->
<!ELEMENT srep-established EMPTY>
<!ATTLIST srep-established srep-established (yes | no ) 'yes' >  

Element drawings
diagram
description Drawings: PCT Article 7 / Rule 7 Drawings shall be required when they are necessary for the understanding of the invention. Recommended id = 'draw'
attributes id, lang, status
uses doc-page, figure
used by xx-patent-document
content choice
occurrence required (default)
Attribute Datatype Required Values Default Comments
id ID no (default)      
lang string (default) no (default)      
status string (default) no (default)      
source
<!-- Drawings: PCT Article 7 / Rule 7 Drawings shall be required when they are necessary for the understanding of the invention. Recommended id = 'draw'-->
<!ELEMENT drawings (doc-page+ | figure+)>
<!ATTLIST drawings id ID #IMPLIED lang CDATA #IMPLIED status CDATA #IMPLIED >  

Element figure
diagram
description A drawing (figure), necessary for the understanding of the invention Recommended id = f0001, f0002, etc.
attributes id, num, figure-labels
uses img
used by drawings
content a sequence of elements
occurrence required (default)
Attribute Datatype Required Values Default Comments
id ID no (default)      
num string (default) Yes      
figure-labels string (default) no (default)      
source
<!-- A drawing (figure), necessary for the understanding of the invention Recommended id = f0001, f0002, etc.-->
<!ELEMENT figure (img)>
<!ATTLIST figure id ID #IMPLIED num CDATA #REQUIRED figure-labels CDATA #IMPLIED >  

Element abstract
diagram
description ABSTRACT: PCT Rule 8 (INID 57, ST.32:B570) A concise summary of the disclosure, 50-150 words. Recommended id = 'abst' or 'abst0001' for multiple abstracts
attributes id, lang, status
uses abst-problem, abst-solution, doc-page, p
used by srep-abstract, xx-patent-document
content choice
occurrence required (default)
Attribute Datatype Required Values Default Comments
id ID no (default)      
lang string (default) no (default)      
status string (default) no (default)      
source
<!-- ABSTRACT: PCT Rule 8 (INID 57, ST.32:B570) A concise summary of the disclosure, 50-150 words. Recommended id = 'abst' or 'abst0001' for multiple abstracts-->
<!ELEMENT abstract (doc-page+ | (abst-problem , abst-solution) | p+)>
<!ATTLIST abstract id ID #IMPLIED lang CDATA #IMPLIED status CDATA #IMPLIED >  

Element abst-solution
diagram
description The solution to the alleged problem that the invention purports to solve. Recommended id = 'abss'
attributes id
uses p
used by abstract
content a sequence of elements
occurrence required (default)
Attribute Datatype Required Values Default Comments
id ID no (default)      
source
<!-- The solution to the alleged problem that the invention purports to solve. Recommended id = 'abss'-->
<!ELEMENT abst-solution (p+)>
<!ATTLIST abst-solution id ID #IMPLIED >  

Element abst-problem
diagram
description The alleged problem that the invention purports to solve Recommended id = 'absp'
attributes id
uses p
used by abstract
content a sequence of elements
occurrence required (default)
Attribute Datatype Required Values Default Comments
id ID no (default)      
source
<!-- The alleged problem that the invention purports to solve Recommended id = 'absp'-->
<!ELEMENT abst-problem (p+)>
<!ATTLIST abst-problem id ID #IMPLIED >  

Element amended-claims
diagram
description Amended content of original application
attributes id, lang, country, amend-claim-type, status
uses amended-claims-statement, claim, doc-page
used by xx-patent-document
content choice
occurrence required (default)
Attribute Datatype Required Values Default Comments
id ID no (default)      
lang string (default) Yes      
country string (default) no (default)      
amend-claim-type string (default) no (default)      
status string (default) no (default)      
source
<!-- Amended content of original application-->
<!ELEMENT amended-claims (doc-page+ | (claim+ , amended-claims-statement*)+)>
<!ATTLIST amended-claims id ID #IMPLIED lang CDATA #REQUIRED country CDATA #IMPLIED amend-claim-type CDATA #IMPLIED status CDATA #IMPLIED >  

Element amended-claims-statement
diagram
description Amendment statement (PCT Article 19.1, PCT Rule 46.4). eg. See EP 1367825 A1 and PCT/JP02/02111 Recommended id = 'asclaim'
attributes id, lang, status
uses claims-statement, doc-page
used by amended-claims, xx-patent-document
content choice
occurrence required (default)
Attribute Datatype Required Values Default Comments
id ID no (default)      
lang string (default) no (default)      
status string (default) no (default)      
source
<!-- Amendment statement (PCT Article 19.1, PCT Rule 46.4). eg. See EP 1367825 A1 and PCT/JP02/02111 Recommended id = 'asclaim'-->
<!ELEMENT amended-claims-statement (doc-page+ | claims-statement+)>
<!ATTLIST amended-claims-statement id ID #IMPLIED lang CDATA #IMPLIED status CDATA #IMPLIED >  

Element claims
diagram
description Claims: the claims shall define the matter sought for patent and be supported by the description. Recommended id = 'claim' or 'claim0001' for multiple claims
attributes id, lang, claim-type, status
uses claim, doc-page
used by xx-patent-document
content choice
occurrence required (default)
Attribute Datatype Required Values Default Comments
id ID no (default)      
lang string (default) no (default)      
claim-type string (default) no (default)      
status string (default) no (default)      
source
<!-- Claims: the claims shall define the matter sought for patent and be supported by the description. Recommended id = 'claim' or 'claim0001' for multiple claims-->
<!ELEMENT claims (doc-page+ | claim+)>
<!ATTLIST claims id ID #IMPLIED lang CDATA #IMPLIED claim-type CDATA #IMPLIED status CDATA #IMPLIED >  

Element claim
diagram
description Defines the matter for which protection is sought See PCT Rule 6: 6.1.a: 'the number of claims shall be reasonable in consideration of what is being claimed.' 6.1.b: 'if there are several claims, they shall be numbered consecutively in Arabic numerals.' Recommended id values If parent element is claims and there is only ONE set of claims: id = c0001, c0002, etc.;num = 0001, 0002, etc. If parent element is amended-claims and there is only ONE set then; id = ac0001, ac0002, etc.;num = 0001, 0002, etc. If parent element is claims and there are MULTIPLE sets of claims then: id = c01.0001, c01.0002, etc.;num = 0001, 0002, etc. id = c02.0001, c02.0002, etc.;num = 0001, 0002, etc. If parent element is amended-claims and there are MULTIPLE sets of amended-claims then: id = ac01.0001, ac01.0002, etc.;num = 0001, 0002, etc.
attributes id, num, claim-type
uses claim-text
used by amended-claims, claims
content a sequence of elements
occurrence required (default)
Attribute Datatype Required Values Default Comments
id ID no (default)      
num string (default) Yes      
claim-type string (default) no (default)      
source
<!-- Defines the matter for which protection is sought See PCT Rule 6: 6.1.a: 'the number of claims shall be reasonable in consideration of what is being claimed.' 6.1.b: 'if there are several claims, they shall be numbered consecutively in Arabic numerals.' Recommended id values If parent element is claims and there is only ONE set of claims: id = c0001, c0002, etc.;num = 0001, 0002, etc. If parent element is amended-claims and there is only ONE set then; id = ac0001, ac0002, etc.;num = 0001, 0002, etc. If parent element is claims and there are MULTIPLE sets of claims then: id = c01.0001, c01.0002, etc.;num = 0001, 0002, etc. id = c02.0001, c02.0002, etc.;num = 0001, 0002, etc. If parent element is amended-claims and there are MULTIPLE sets of amended-claims then: id = ac01.0001, ac01.0002, etc.;num = 0001, 0002, etc. -->
<!ELEMENT claim (claim-text+)>
<!ATTLIST claim id ID #IMPLIED num CDATA #REQUIRED claim-type CDATA #IMPLIED >  

Element claim-ref
diagram
description Reference to a claim
attributes idref
uses Does not use other elements.
used by claim-text
content character data
occurrence
Attribute Datatype Required Values Default Comments
idref IDRefs Yes      
source
<!-- Reference to a claim-->
<!ELEMENT claim-ref (#PCDATA)>
<!ATTLIST claim-ref idref IDREFS #REQUIRED >  

Element description
diagram
description Description: The description must disclose the invention in a manner sufficiently clear and complete for it to be carried out by a person skilled in the art (Rule 5). Recommended id = 'desc'
attributes id, lang, status
uses background-art, best-mode, citation-list, description-of-drawings, description-of-embodiments, disclosure, doc-page, heading, industrial-applicability, invention-title, mode-for-invention, p, reference-signs-list, reference-to-deposited-biological-material, sequence-list-text, summary-of-invention, technical-field
used by xx-patent-document
content choice
occurrence required (default)
Attribute Datatype Required Values Default Comments
id ID no (default)      
lang string (default) no (default)      
status string (default) no (default)      
source
<!-- Description: The description must disclose the invention in a manner sufficiently clear and complete for it to be carried out by a person skilled in the art (Rule 5). Recommended id = 'desc'-->
<!ELEMENT description (doc-page+ | (invention-title? , (technical-field | background-art | disclosure | summary-of-invention | description-of-drawings | description-of-embodiments | best-mode | mode-for-invention | industrial-applicability | reference-signs-list | reference-to-deposited-biological-material | sequence-list-text | citation-list | (heading* , p+)+)+))>
<!ATTLIST description id ID #IMPLIED lang CDATA #IMPLIED status CDATA #IMPLIED >  

Element citation-list
diagram
description
attributes id
uses heading, non-patent-literature, p, patent-literature
used by description
content choice
occurrence OneOrMore
Attribute Datatype Required Values Default Comments
id ID no (default)      
source
<!---->
<!ELEMENT citation-list (patent-literature | non-patent-literature | (heading* , p*)+)+>
<!ATTLIST citation-list id ID #IMPLIED >  

Element non-patent-literature
diagram
description
attributes id
uses heading, p
used by citation-list
content a sequence of elements
occurrence OneOrMore
Attribute Datatype Required Values Default Comments
id ID no (default)      
source
<!---->
<!ELEMENT non-patent-literature (heading* , p+)+>
<!ATTLIST non-patent-literature id ID #IMPLIED >  

Element patent-literature
diagram
description
attributes id
uses heading, p
used by citation-list
content a sequence of elements
occurrence OneOrMore
Attribute Datatype Required Values Default Comments
id ID no (default)      
source
<!---->
<!ELEMENT patent-literature (heading* , p+)+>
<!ATTLIST patent-literature id ID #IMPLIED >  

Element sequence-list-text
diagram
description Sequence listing free text WIPO ST.25: "36. Where the sequence listing part of the description contains free text, any such free text shall be repeated in the main part of the description in the language thereof. It is recommended that the free text in the language of the main part of the description be put in a specific section of the description called "Sequence Listing Free Text". Recommended id = 'seqt'
attributes id
uses heading, p
used by description
content a sequence of elements
occurrence OneOrMore
Attribute Datatype Required Values Default Comments
id ID no (default)      
source
<!-- Sequence listing free text WIPO ST.25: "36. Where the sequence listing part of the description contains free text, any such free text shall be repeated in the main part of the description in the language thereof. It is recommended that the free text in the language of the main part of the description be put in a specific section of the description called "Sequence Listing Free Text". Recommended id = 'seqt'-->
<!ELEMENT sequence-list-text (heading* , p+)+>
<!ATTLIST sequence-list-text id ID #IMPLIED >  

Element reference-to-deposited-biological-material
diagram
description
attributes id
uses heading, p
used by description
content a sequence of elements
occurrence OneOrMore
Attribute Datatype Required Values Default Comments
id ID no (default)      
source
<!---->
<!ELEMENT reference-to-deposited-biological-material (heading* , p+)+>
<!ATTLIST reference-to-deposited-biological-material id ID #IMPLIED >  

Element reference-signs-list
diagram
description
attributes id
uses heading, p
used by description
content a sequence of elements
occurrence OneOrMore
Attribute Datatype Required Values Default Comments
id ID no (default)      
source
<!---->
<!ELEMENT reference-signs-list (heading* , p+)+>
<!ATTLIST reference-signs-list id ID #IMPLIED >  

Element industrial-applicability
diagram
description Article 33(4): "For purposes of the international preliminary examination, a claimed invention shall be considered industrially applicable if, according to its nature, it can be made or used (in the technological sense) in any kind of industry. Recommended id = 'inap'
attributes id
uses heading, p
used by description
content a sequence of elements
occurrence OneOrMore
Attribute Datatype Required Values Default Comments
id ID no (default)      
source
<!-- Article 33(4): "For purposes of the international preliminary examination, a claimed invention shall be considered industrially applicable if, according to its nature, it can be made or used (in the technological sense) in any kind of industry. Recommended id = 'inap'-->
<!ELEMENT industrial-applicability (heading* , p+)+>
<!ATTLIST industrial-applicability id ID #IMPLIED >  

Element mode-for-invention
diagram
description PCT Rule 5.1(a)(vi): "The description shall...indicate explicitly, when it is not obvious from the description or nature of the invention, the way in which the invention is capable of exploitation in industry and the way in which it can be made and used..." Recommended id = 'mode'
attributes id, mode-num
uses heading, p
used by description
content a sequence of elements
occurrence OneOrMore
Attribute Datatype Required Values Default Comments
id ID no (default)      
mode-num string (default) no (default)      
source
<!-- PCT Rule 5.1(a)(vi): "The description shall...indicate explicitly, when it is not obvious from the description or nature of the invention, the way in which the invention is capable of exploitation in industry and the way in which it can be made and used..." Recommended id = 'mode'-->
<!ELEMENT mode-for-invention (heading* , p+)+>
<!ATTLIST mode-for-invention id ID #IMPLIED mode-num CDATA #IMPLIED >  

Element best-mode
diagram
description The best mode contemplated by the applicant for carrying out the invention claimed. Recommended id = 'bmod'
attributes id
uses heading, p
used by description
content a sequence of elements
occurrence OneOrMore
Attribute Datatype Required Values Default Comments
id ID no (default)      
source
<!-- The best mode contemplated by the applicant for carrying out the invention claimed. Recommended id = 'bmod'-->
<!ELEMENT best-mode (heading* , p+)+>
<!ATTLIST best-mode id ID #IMPLIED >  

Element description-of-embodiments
diagram
description
attributes id
uses embodiments-example, heading, p
used by description
content choice
occurrence OneOrMore
Attribute Datatype Required Values Default Comments
id ID no (default)      
source
<!---->
<!ELEMENT description-of-embodiments (embodiments-example | (heading* , p*)+)+>
<!ATTLIST description-of-embodiments id ID #IMPLIED >  

Element embodiments-example
diagram
description
attributes id, ex-num
uses heading, p
used by description-of-embodiments
content a sequence of elements
occurrence OneOrMore
Attribute Datatype Required Values Default Comments
id ID no (default)      
ex-num string (default) no (default)      
source
<!---->
<!ELEMENT embodiments-example (heading* , p+)+>
<!ATTLIST embodiments-example id ID #IMPLIED ex-num CDATA #IMPLIED >  

Element description-of-drawings
diagram
description Brief description of the drawings (Rule 5.1(a)(iv) Recommended id = 'desd'
attributes id
uses heading, p
used by description
content a sequence of elements
occurrence OneOrMore
Attribute Datatype Required Values Default Comments
id ID no (default)      
source
<!-- Brief description of the drawings (Rule 5.1(a)(iv) Recommended id = 'desd'-->
<!ELEMENT description-of-drawings (heading* , p+)+>
<!ATTLIST description-of-drawings id ID #IMPLIED >  

Element summary-of-invention
diagram
description
attributes id
uses advantageous-effects, heading, p, tech-problem, tech-solution
used by description
content choice
occurrence OneOrMore
Attribute Datatype Required Values Default Comments
id ID no (default)      
source
<!---->
<!ELEMENT summary-of-invention (tech-problem | tech-solution | advantageous-effects | (heading* , p*)+)+>
<!ATTLIST summary-of-invention id ID #IMPLIED >  

Element disclosure
diagram
description Disclosure of the invention with sub-headings: technical problem; technical solution; advantageous effects (of the invention); Recommended id = 'disc'
attributes id
uses advantageous-effects, heading, p, tech-problem, tech-solution
used by description
content choice
occurrence required (default)
Attribute Datatype Required Values Default Comments
id ID no (default)      
source
<!-- Disclosure of the invention with sub-headings: technical problem; technical solution; advantageous effects (of the invention); Recommended id = 'disc'-->
<!ELEMENT disclosure ((tech-problem | tech-solution | advantageous-effects)* | (heading* , p+)+)>
<!ATTLIST disclosure id ID #IMPLIED >  

Element advantageous-effects
diagram
description advantageous effects of the invention (PCT Rule 5.1(a)(iii) Recommended id = 'adve'
attributes id
uses heading, p
used by disclosure, summary-of-invention
content a sequence of elements
occurrence OneOrMore
Attribute Datatype Required Values Default Comments
id ID no (default)      
source
<!-- advantageous effects of the invention (PCT Rule 5.1(a)(iii) Recommended id = 'adve'-->
<!ELEMENT advantageous-effects (heading* , p+)+>
<!ATTLIST advantageous-effects id ID #IMPLIED >  

Element tech-solution
diagram
description The solution to the problem that the invention purports to solve. (PCT Rule 5.1(a)(iii)
attributes id
uses heading, p
used by disclosure, summary-of-invention
content a sequence of elements
occurrence OneOrMore
Attribute Datatype Required Values Default Comments
id ID no (default)      
source
<!-- The solution to the problem that the invention purports to solve. (PCT Rule 5.1(a)(iii)-->
<!ELEMENT tech-solution (heading* , p+)+>
<!ATTLIST tech-solution id ID #IMPLIED >  

Element tech-problem
diagram
description The problem the invention purports to solve (Rule 5.1(a)(iii)
attributes id
uses heading, p
used by disclosure, summary-of-invention
content a sequence of elements
occurrence OneOrMore
Attribute Datatype Required Values Default Comments
id ID no (default)      
source
<!-- The problem the invention purports to solve (Rule 5.1(a)(iii)-->
<!ELEMENT tech-problem (heading* , p+)+>
<!ATTLIST tech-problem id ID #IMPLIED >  

Element background-art
diagram
description Background art, background of the invention. Recommended id = 'bart'
attributes id
uses heading, p
used by description
content a sequence of elements
occurrence OneOrMore
Attribute Datatype Required Values Default Comments
id ID no (default)      
source
<!-- Background art, background of the invention. Recommended id = 'bart'-->
<!ELEMENT background-art (heading* , p+)+>
<!ATTLIST background-art id ID #IMPLIED >  

Element technical-field
diagram
description PCT Rule 5.1: (a) The description shall first state the title of the invention as appearing in the request and shall: (i) specify the technical field to which the invention relates
attributes id
uses heading, p
used by description
content a sequence of elements
occurrence OneOrMore
Attribute Datatype Required Values Default Comments
id ID no (default)      
source
<!-- PCT Rule 5.1: (a) The description shall first state the title of the invention as appearing in the request and shall: (i) specify the technical field to which the invention relates-->
<!ELEMENT technical-field (heading* , p+)+>
<!ATTLIST technical-field id ID #IMPLIED >  

Element heading
diagram
description Heading text; see Rule 5. Recommended id = h0001, h0002, etc.
attributes level, id
uses b, i, o, smallcaps, sub, sup, u
used by advantageous-effects, background-art, best-mode, citation-list, claims-statement, description, description-of-drawings, description-of-embodiments, disclosure, embodiments-example, industrial-applicability, mode-for-invention, non-patent-literature, patent-literature, reference-signs-list, reference-to-deposited-biological-material, sequence-list-text, srep-search-opinion, summary-of-invention, technical-field, tech-problem, tech-solution
content character data and a sequence of elements
occurrence required (default)
Attribute Datatype Required Values Default Comments
level Enumeration no (default)   1  2  3     
id ID no (default)      
source
<!-- Heading text; see Rule 5. Recommended id = h0001, h0002, etc.-->
<!ELEMENT heading (#PCDATA | b | i | u | o | sup | sub | smallcaps)*>
<!ATTLIST heading level (1 | 2 | 3 ) #IMPLIED id ID #IMPLIED >  

Element SDOBI
diagram
description ************************** BIBLIOGRAPHY SUB-DOCUMENT *************************** (ST.32:SDOBI) SDOBI, and sub-tags, has been kept in ST.36 for backward compatibility with ST.32. Offices are free to use either SDOBI or bibliographic-data. There is a one-to-one relationship as far as the generic elements are concerned. The following ST.32 elements have been removed: BR, BCHG and ECHG and some office specific tags.
attributes lang
uses B000, B100, B200, B300, B400, B500, B600, B700, B800, B900
used by xx-patent-document
content a sequence of elements
occurrence required (default)
Attribute Datatype Required Values Default Comments
lang string (default) no (default)      
source
<!-- ************************** BIBLIOGRAPHY SUB-DOCUMENT *************************** -->
<!-- (ST.32:SDOBI) SDOBI, and sub-tags, has been kept in ST.36 for backward compatibility with ST.32. Offices are free to use either SDOBI or bibliographic-data. There is a one-to-one relationship as far as the generic elements are concerned. The following ST.32 elements have been removed: BR, BCHG and ECHG and some office specific tags.-->
<!ELEMENT SDOBI (B000? , B100 , B200? , B300? , B400? , B500? , B600? , B700? , B800? , B900?)>
<!ATTLIST SDOBI lang CDATA #IMPLIED >  

Element B000
diagram
description *************************** SYSTEM/FILE INFORMATION ****************************
attributes
uses eptags
used by SDOBI
content a sequence of elements
occurrence required (default)
source
<!-- *************************** SYSTEM/FILE INFORMATION **************************** -->
<!ELEMENT B000 (eptags?)>  

Element eptags
diagram
description The following tags are for the specific use of the EPO - they are inserted as an example and may be changed at the discretion of the EPO.
attributes
uses B001EP, B002EP, B003EP, B004EP, B005EP, B006EP, B007EP, B008EP, B009EP, B010EP, B015EP, B020EP, B021EP, B030EP, B050EP, B053EP, B060EP, B061EP, B070EP, B078EP, B080EP
used by B000
content a sequence of elements
occurrence required (default)
source
<!-- The following tags are for the specific use of the EPO - they are inserted as an example and may be changed at the discretion of the EPO. -->
<!ELEMENT eptags (B001EP? , B002EP? , B003EP? , B004EP? , B005EP? , B006EP? , B007EP? , B008EP? , B009EP? , B010EP? , B015EP? , B020EP? , B021EP? , B030EP? , B050EP? , B053EP* , B060EP? , B061EP? , B070EP? , B078EP? , B080EP?)>  

Element B001EP
diagram
description Select. mask for states involved
attributes
uses Does not use other elements.
used by eptags
content character data
occurrence
source
<!-- Select. mask for states involved -->
<!ELEMENT B001EP (#PCDATA)>  

Element B002EP
diagram
description Changes to bibliographic data
attributes id
uses ep-chg-info
used by eptags
content a sequence of elements
occurrence required (default)
Attribute Datatype Required Values Default Comments
id ID no (default)      
source
<!-- Changes to bibliographic data -->
<!ELEMENT B002EP (ep-chg-info)>
<!ATTLIST B002EP id ID #IMPLIED >  

Element ep-chg-info
diagram
attributes
uses ep-chg
used by B002EP
content a sequence of elements
occurrence required (default)
source
<!ELEMENT ep-chg-info (ep-chg+)>  

Element ep-chg
diagram
description Tags where data has changed idref = reference to the id ep-chg value btag = the actual tag change e.g. B240 date = date of change status = type of change here : n/r/d (n = new data; r = replacement data; d = deleted data)
attributes idref, btag, date, status
uses ep-chg
used by ep-chg, ep-chg-info
content a sequence of elements
occurrence required (default)
Attribute Datatype Required Values Default Comments
idref IDRefs Yes      
btag string (default) no (default)      
date string (default) no (default)      
status Enumeration no (default)   n  r  d  n    
source
<!-- Tags where data has changed idref = reference to the id ep-chg value btag = the actual tag change e.g. B240 date = date of change status = type of change here : n/r/d (n = new data; r = replacement data; d = deleted data) -->
<!ELEMENT ep-chg (ep-chg*)>
<!ATTLIST ep-chg idref IDREFS #REQUIRED btag CDATA #IMPLIED date CDATA #IMPLIED status (n | r | d ) 'n' >  

Element B003EP
diagram
description Indicator 'no A-doc pub. by EPO
attributes
uses Does not use other elements.
used by eptags
content character data
occurrence
source
<!-- Indicator 'no A-doc pub. by EPO -->
<!ELEMENT B003EP (#PCDATA)>  

Element B004EP
diagram
description Re-establishments of rights indicator
attributes id
uses Does not use other elements.
used by eptags
content character data
occurrence
Attribute Datatype Required Values Default Comments
id ID no (default)      
source
<!-- Re-establishments of rights indicator -->
<!ELEMENT B004EP (#PCDATA)>
<!ATTLIST B004EP id ID #IMPLIED >  

Element B005EP
diagram
description Printer id.
attributes
uses Does not use other elements.
used by eptags
content character data
occurrence
source
<!-- Printer id. -->
<!ELEMENT B005EP (#PCDATA)>  

Element B006EP
diagram
description Ind. for inter. applic.
attributes id
uses Does not use other elements.
used by eptags
content character data
occurrence
Attribute Datatype Required Values Default Comments
id ID no (default)      
source
<!-- Ind. for inter. applic. -->
<!ELEMENT B006EP (#PCDATA)>
<!ATTLIST B006EP id ID #IMPLIED >  

Element B007EP
diagram
description Reserved
attributes
uses Does not use other elements.
used by eptags
content character data
occurrence
source
<!-- Reserved -->
<!ELEMENT B007EP (#PCDATA)>  

Element B008EP
diagram
description Small change indicator
attributes
uses Does not use other elements.
used by eptags
content character data
occurrence
source
<!-- Small change indicator -->
<!ELEMENT B008EP (#PCDATA)>  

Element B009EP
diagram
description Transl. of B725EP for the EP Bulletin
attributes
uses Does not use other elements.
used by eptags
content character data
occurrence
source
<!-- Transl. of B725EP for the EP Bulletin -->
<!ELEMENT B009EP (#PCDATA)>  

Element B010EP
diagram
description Other rights and legal means of execution
attributes id
uses B011EP
used by eptags
content a sequence of elements
occurrence required (default)
Attribute Datatype Required Values Default Comments
id ID no (default)      
source
<!-- Other rights and legal means of execution -->
<!ELEMENT B010EP (B011EP+)>
<!ATTLIST B010EP id ID #IMPLIED >  

Element B011EP
diagram
description Serial number date and states
attributes
uses ctry, date, dnum
used by B010EP
content a sequence of elements
occurrence required (default)
source
<!-- Serial number date and states -->
<!ELEMENT B011EP (date , dnum , ctry*)>  

Element B015EP
diagram
description Number of documents to be printed
attributes
uses Does not use other elements.
used by eptags
content character data
occurrence
source
<!-- Number of documents to be printed -->
<!ELEMENT B015EP (#PCDATA)>  

Element B020EP
diagram
description Biblio rec. creation
attributes
uses Does not use other elements.
used by eptags
content character data
occurrence
source
<!-- Biblio rec. creation -->
<!ELEMENT B020EP (#PCDATA)>  

Element B021EP
diagram
description Biblio. rec. correction
attributes
uses Does not use other elements.
used by eptags
content character data
occurrence
source
<!-- Biblio. rec. correction -->
<!ELEMENT B021EP (#PCDATA)>  

Element B030EP
diagram
description Legal status data
attributes
uses Does not use other elements.
used by eptags
content character data
occurrence
source
<!-- Legal status data -->
<!ELEMENT B030EP (#PCDATA)>  

Element B050EP
diagram
description Free text data
attributes
uses B051EP, B052EP
used by eptags
content a sequence of elements
occurrence OneOrMore
source
<!-- Free text data -->
<!ELEMENT B050EP (B051EP , B052EP)+>  

Element B051EP
diagram
description Language
attributes
uses Does not use other elements.
used by B050EP
content character data
occurrence
source
<!-- Language -->
<!ELEMENT B051EP (#PCDATA)>  

Element B052EP
diagram
description Free text
attributes
uses Does not use other elements.
used by B050EP
content character data
occurrence
source
<!-- Free text -->
<!ELEMENT B052EP (#PCDATA)>  

Element B053EP
diagram
description Remarks
attributes
uses Does not use other elements.
used by eptags
content character data
occurrence
source
<!-- Remarks -->
<!ELEMENT B053EP (#PCDATA)>  

Element B060EP
diagram
description Check data
attributes
uses Does not use other elements.
used by eptags
content character data
occurrence
source
<!-- Check data -->
<!ELEMENT B060EP (#PCDATA)>  

Element B061EP
diagram
description Data relating to fees
attributes
uses Does not use other elements.
used by eptags
content character data
occurrence
source
<!-- Data relating to fees -->
<!ELEMENT B061EP (#PCDATA)>  

Element B070EP
diagram
description B pub. technical field
attributes
uses Does not use other elements.
used by eptags
content character data
occurrence
source
<!-- B pub. technical field -->
<!ELEMENT B070EP (#PCDATA)>  

Element B078EP
diagram
description Date of 'no oppo. filed'
attributes id
uses date
used by eptags
content a sequence of elements
occurrence required (default)
Attribute Datatype Required Values Default Comments
id ID no (default)      
source
<!-- Date of 'no oppo. filed' -->
<!ELEMENT B078EP (date)>
<!ATTLIST B078EP id ID #IMPLIED >  

Element B080EP
diagram
attributes id
uses B081EP, B082EP, B083EP
used by eptags
content a sequence of elements
occurrence required (default)
Attribute Datatype Required Values Default Comments
id ID no (default)      
source
<!ELEMENT B080EP (B081EP , B082EP , B083EP?)>
<!ATTLIST B080EP id ID #IMPLIED >  

Element B081EP
diagram
description Inspection place
attributes
uses Does not use other elements.
used by B080EP
content character data
occurrence
source
<!-- Inspection place -->
<!ELEMENT B081EP (#PCDATA)>  

Element B082EP
diagram
description EPO code relation
attributes
uses adr, did, dtxt, fnm, iid, irf, nctry, odv, oid, onm, rctry, sfx, snm, syn, ttl
used by B080EP
content a sequence of elements
occurrence required (default)
source
<!-- EPO code relation -->
<!ELEMENT B082EP (ttl? , fnm? , snm? , sfx? , iid? , irf? , onm? , syn* , oid? , (odv , did)* , adr? , dtxt* , rctry? , nctry?)>  

Element B083EP
diagram
description Free text
attributes
uses Does not use other elements.
used by B080EP
content character data
occurrence
source
<!-- Free text -->
<!ELEMENT B083EP (#PCDATA)>  

Element B100
diagram
description ************************* DOCUMENT IDENTIFICATION ****************************** ************************* B100 IS REQUIRED WITHIN SDOBI ************************
attributes
uses B110, B120, B130, B131EP, B132EP, B133EP, B140, B150, B190, B195
used by SDOBI
content a sequence of elements
occurrence required (default)
source
<!-- ************************* DOCUMENT IDENTIFICATION ******************************************************* B100 IS REQUIRED WITHIN SDOBI ************************ -->
<!ELEMENT B100 (B110 , B120? , B130 , B131EP? , B132EP? , B133EP? , B140 , B150? , B190 , B195?)>  

Element B110
diagram
description Doc. number REQUIRED EPO and PCT publication number
attributes id
uses Does not use other elements.
used by B100
content character data
occurrence
Attribute Datatype Required Values Default Comments
id ID no (default)      
source
<!-- Doc. number REQUIRED EPO and PCT publication number -->
<!ELEMENT B110 (#PCDATA)>
<!ATTLIST B110 id ID #IMPLIED >  

Element B120
diagram
description Plain lang. designation
attributes
uses B121, B121EP
used by B100
content a sequence of elements
occurrence required (default)
source
<!-- Plain lang. designation -->
<!ELEMENT B120 (B121 , B121EP?)>  

Element B121
diagram
description Plain lang. designation
attributes
uses Does not use other elements.
used by B120
content character data
occurrence
source
<!-- Plain lang. designation -->
<!ELEMENT B121 (#PCDATA)>  

Element B121EP
diagram
description Descrip. text for B121 (EPO)
attributes
uses Does not use other elements.
used by B120
content character data
occurrence
source
<!-- Descrip. text for B121 (EPO) -->
<!ELEMENT B121EP (#PCDATA)>  

Element B130
diagram
description Doc. kind (ST.16) REQUIRED
attributes id
uses Does not use other elements.
used by B100
content character data
occurrence
Attribute Datatype Required Values Default Comments
id ID no (default)      
source
<!-- Doc. kind (ST.16) REQUIRED -->
<!ELEMENT B130 (#PCDATA)>
<!ATTLIST B130 id ID #IMPLIED >  

Element B131EP
diagram
description Ext. kind of doc. code (EPO)
attributes
uses Does not use other elements.
used by B100
content character data
occurrence
source
<!-- Ext. kind of doc. code (EPO) -->
<!ELEMENT B131EP (#PCDATA)>  

Element B132EP
diagram
description Original kind code
attributes
uses Does not use other elements.
used by B100
content character data
occurrence
source
<!-- Original kind code -->
<!ELEMENT B132EP (#PCDATA)>  

Element B133EP
diagram
description New kind code
attributes
uses Does not use other elements.
used by B100
content character data
occurrence
source
<!-- New kind code -->
<!ELEMENT B133EP (#PCDATA)>  

Element B140
diagram
description Doc. date (publication or issue) REQUIRED
attributes
uses date
used by B100
content a sequence of elements
occurrence required (default)
source
<!-- Doc. date (publication or issue) REQUIRED -->
<!ELEMENT B140 (date)>  

Element B150
diagram
description Correction information
attributes
uses B151, B152, B153, B154, B155
used by B100
content a sequence of elements
occurrence required (default)
source
<!-- Correction information -->
<!ELEMENT B150 (B151? , B152? , B153? , B154? , B155?)>  

Element B151
diagram
description Supplementary correction code. EA. ST.50
attributes
uses Does not use other elements.
used by B150
content character data
occurrence
source
<!-- Supplementary correction code. EA. ST.50 -->
<!ELEMENT B151 (#PCDATA)>  

Element B152
diagram
description Correction information
attributes
uses Does not use other elements.
used by B150
content character data
occurrence
source
<!-- Correction information -->
<!ELEMENT B152 (#PCDATA)>  

Element B153
diagram
description INID Codes affected
attributes
uses Does not use other elements.
used by B150
content character data
occurrence
source
<!-- INID Codes affected -->
<!ELEMENT B153 (#PCDATA)>  

Element B154
diagram
description Correction information
attributes
uses B1541, B1542
used by B150
content a sequence of elements
occurrence OneOrMore
source
<!-- Correction information -->
<!ELEMENT B154 (B1541 , B1542)+>  

Element B1541
diagram
description Correction information
attributes
uses Does not use other elements.
used by B154
content character data
occurrence
source
<!-- Correction information -->
<!ELEMENT B1541 (#PCDATA)>  

Element B1542
diagram
description Correction information
attributes
uses Does not use other elements.
used by B154
content character data
occurrence
source
<!-- Correction information -->
<!ELEMENT B1542 (#PCDATA)>  

Element B155
diagram
description Correction information
attributes
uses B1551, B1552
used by B150
content a sequence of elements
occurrence OneOrMore
source
<!-- Correction information -->
<!ELEMENT B155 (B1551 , B1552)+>  

Element B1551
diagram
description Correction information
attributes
uses Does not use other elements.
used by B155
content character data
occurrence
source
<!-- Correction information -->
<!ELEMENT B1551 (#PCDATA)>  

Element B1552
diagram
description Correction information
attributes
uses Does not use other elements.
used by B155
content character data
occurrence
source
<!-- Correction information -->
<!ELEMENT B1552 (#PCDATA)>  

Element B190
diagram
description Publishing country or org. (ST.3) REQUIRED
attributes
uses Does not use other elements.
used by B100
content character data
occurrence
source
<!-- Publishing country or org. (ST.3) REQUIRED -->
<!ELEMENT B190 (#PCDATA)>  

Element B195
diagram
description Source furnishing record
attributes
uses Does not use other elements.
used by B100
content character data
occurrence
source
<!-- Source furnishing record -->
<!ELEMENT B195 (#PCDATA)>  

Element B200
diagram
description ***************************** DOMESTIC FILING DATA *****************************
attributes
uses B210, B210EP, B211EP, B220, B225, B230, B240, B250, B250EP, B251EP, B260
used by SDOBI
content a sequence of elements
occurrence required (default)
source
<!-- ***************************** DOMESTIC FILING DATA ***************************** -->
<!ELEMENT B200 (B210 , B210EP? , B211EP? , B220 , B225? , B230? , B240? , B250? , B250EP? , B251EP? , B260?)>  

Element B210
diagram
description Application number
attributes
uses Does not use other elements.
used by B200
content character data
occurrence
source
<!-- Application number -->
<!ELEMENT B210 (#PCDATA)>  

Element B210EP
diagram
description Application number in unstandardised form (EPO)
attributes
uses Does not use other elements.
used by B200
content character data
occurrence
source
<!-- Application number in unstandardised form (EPO) -->
<!ELEMENT B210EP (#PCDATA)>  

Element B211EP
diagram
description Application number in EPOQUE format e.g. SE19960003073D (EPO)
attributes
uses Does not use other elements.
used by B200
content character data
occurrence
source
<!-- Application number in EPOQUE format e.g. SE19960003073D (EPO) -->
<!ELEMENT B211EP (#PCDATA)>  

Element B220
diagram
description Application filing date
attributes id
uses date
used by B200
content a sequence of elements
occurrence required (default)
Attribute Datatype Required Values Default Comments
id ID no (default)      
source
<!-- Application filing date -->
<!ELEMENT B220 (date)>
<!ATTLIST B220 id ID #IMPLIED >  

Element B225
diagram
description Receiving office data
attributes
uses adr, date, did, dnum, dtxt, fnm, iid, irf, nctry, odv, oid, onm, rctry, sfx, snm, syn, ttl
used by B200
content a sequence of elements
occurrence required (default)
source
<!-- Receiving office data -->
<!ELEMENT B225 (dnum , date? , (ttl? , fnm? , snm? , sfx? , iid? , irf? , onm? , syn* , oid? , (odv , did)*) , adr? , dtxt* , rctry? , nctry?)>  

Element B230
diagram
description Other DATEs
attributes
uses B231, B232, B233, B234, B235, B236, B237, B238, B238EP, B239
used by B200
content a sequence of elements
occurrence required (default)
source
<!-- Other DATEs -->
<!ELEMENT B230 (B231? , B232? , B233? , B234? , B235? , B236? , B237? , B238EP? , B238? , B239?)>  

Element B231
diagram
description Other Dates Exhibition filie
attributes
uses date
used by B230
content a sequence of elements
occurrence required (default)
source
<!-- Other Dates Exhibition filie -->
<!ELEMENT B231 (date)>  

Element B232
diagram
description Complete spec. fil. Date
attributes
uses date
used by B230
content a sequence of elements
occurrence required (default)
source
<!-- Complete spec. fil. Date -->
<!ELEMENT B232 (date)>  

Element B233
diagram
description Receipt Date nat. office
attributes
uses date
used by B230
content a sequence of elements
occurrence required (default)
source
<!-- Receipt Date nat. office -->
<!ELEMENT B233 (date)>  

Element B234
diagram
description Receipt Date nat. office
attributes
uses date
used by B230
content a sequence of elements
occurrence required (default)
source
<!-- Receipt Date nat. office -->
<!ELEMENT B234 (date)>  

Element B235
diagram
description Date of refusal of application
attributes id
uses date
used by B230
content a sequence of elements
occurrence required (default)
Attribute Datatype Required Values Default Comments
id ID no (default)      
source
<!-- Date of refusal of application -->
<!ELEMENT B235 (date)>
<!ATTLIST B235 id ID #IMPLIED >  

Element B236
diagram
description Date of withdrawal of application
attributes id
uses date
used by B230
content a sequence of elements
occurrence required (default)
Attribute Datatype Required Values Default Comments
id ID no (default)      
source
<!-- Date of withdrawal of application -->
<!ELEMENT B236 (date)>
<!ATTLIST B236 id ID #IMPLIED >  

Element B237
diagram
description Date of application deemed withdrawn
attributes id
uses date
used by B230
content a sequence of elements
occurrence required (default)
Attribute Datatype Required Values Default Comments
id ID no (default)      
source
<!-- Date of application deemed withdrawn -->
<!ELEMENT B237 (date)>
<!ATTLIST B237 id ID #IMPLIED >  

Element B238
diagram
description Date of decision for re-establishment of rights
attributes id
uses date
used by B230
content a sequence of elements
occurrence required (default)
Attribute Datatype Required Values Default Comments
id ID no (default)      
source
<!-- Date of decision for re-establishment of rights -->
<!ELEMENT B238 (date)>
<!ATTLIST B238 id ID #IMPLIED >  

Element B238EP
diagram
description Date of receipt of request for restablishment of rights
attributes id
uses date
used by B230
content a sequence of elements
occurrence required (default)
Attribute Datatype Required Values Default Comments
id ID no (default)      
source
<!-- Date of receipt of request for restablishment of rights -->
<!ELEMENT B238EP (date)>
<!ATTLIST B238EP id ID #IMPLIED >  

Element B239
diagram
description Date of revocation
attributes id
uses date
used by B230
content a sequence of elements
occurrence required (default)
Attribute Datatype Required Values Default Comments
id ID no (default)      
source
<!-- Date of revocation -->
<!ELEMENT B239 (date)>
<!ATTLIST B239 id ID #IMPLIED >  

Element B240
diagram
description Dates from which industrial property rights may have effect
attributes
uses B241, B242, B243, B244, B245, B245EP, B246, B248
used by B200
content a sequence of elements
occurrence required (default)
source
<!-- Dates from which industrial property rights may have effect -->
<!ELEMENT B240 (B241? , B242? , B243? , B244? , B245? , B245EP? , B246? , B248?)>  

Element B241
diagram
description Date of request for examination
attributes id
uses date
used by B240
content a sequence of elements
occurrence required (default)
Attribute Datatype Required Values Default Comments
id ID no (default)      
source
<!-- Date of request for examination -->
<!ELEMENT B241 (date)>
<!ATTLIST B241 id ID #IMPLIED >  

Element B242
diagram
description Date of despatch of 1st. exam. report
attributes id
uses date
used by B240
content a sequence of elements
occurrence required (default)
Attribute Datatype Required Values Default Comments
id ID no (default)      
source
<!-- Date of despatch of 1st. exam. report -->
<!ELEMENT B242 (date)>
<!ATTLIST B242 id ID #IMPLIED >  

Element B243
diagram
description Date of 'patent maintained as amended'
attributes id
uses date
used by B240
content a sequence of elements
occurrence required (default)
Attribute Datatype Required Values Default Comments
id ID no (default)      
source
<!-- Date of 'patent maintained as amended' -->
<!ELEMENT B243 (date)>
<!ATTLIST B243 id ID #IMPLIED >  

Element B244
diagram
description Request for conversion to natl. appl.
attributes id
uses ctry, date
used by B240
content a sequence of elements
occurrence required (default)
Attribute Datatype Required Values Default Comments
id ID no (default)      
source
<!-- Request for conversion to natl. appl. -->
<!ELEMENT B244 (date , ctry+)>
<!ATTLIST B244 id ID #IMPLIED >  

Element B245
diagram
description Date of suspension (Rule 13) / interruption (Rule 90) of proceedings
attributes id
uses date
used by B240
content a sequence of elements
occurrence required (default)
Attribute Datatype Required Values Default Comments
id ID no (default)      
source
<!-- Date of suspension (Rule 13) / interruption (Rule 90) of proceedings -->
<!ELEMENT B245 (date)>
<!ATTLIST B245 id ID #IMPLIED >  

Element B245EP
diagram
description Suspension/interruption indicator
attributes id
uses Does not use other elements.
used by B240
content character data
occurrence
Attribute Datatype Required Values Default Comments
id ID no (default)      
source
<!-- Suspension/interruption indicator -->
<!ELEMENT B245EP (#PCDATA)>
<!ATTLIST B245EP id ID #IMPLIED >  

Element B246
diagram
description Date of resumption of proceedings
attributes id
uses date
used by B240
content a sequence of elements
occurrence required (default)
Attribute Datatype Required Values Default Comments
id ID no (default)      
source
<!-- Date of resumption of proceedings -->
<!ELEMENT B246 (date)>
<!ATTLIST B246 id ID #IMPLIED >  

Element B248
diagram
description Date of notification rights after appeal
attributes
uses date
used by B240
content a sequence of elements
occurrence required (default)
source
<!-- Date of notification rights after appeal -->
<!ELEMENT B248 (date)>  

Element B250
diagram
description Language of original filing (ISO 639)
attributes id
uses Does not use other elements.
used by B200
content character data
occurrence
Attribute Datatype Required Values Default Comments
id ID no (default)      
source
<!-- Language of original filing (ISO 639) -->
<!ELEMENT B250 (#PCDATA)>
<!ATTLIST B250 id ID #IMPLIED >  

Element B250EP
diagram
description Admissable non-EPO language (EPO)
attributes
uses Does not use other elements.
used by B200
content character data
occurrence
source
<!-- Admissable non-EPO language (EPO) -->
<!ELEMENT B250EP (#PCDATA)>  

Element B251EP
diagram
description Procedure language (EPO)
attributes id
uses Does not use other elements.
used by B200
content character data
occurrence
Attribute Datatype Required Values Default Comments
id ID no (default)      
source
<!-- Procedure language (EPO) -->
<!ELEMENT B251EP (#PCDATA)>
<!ATTLIST B251EP id ID #IMPLIED >  

Element B260
diagram
description Language of application publ. ISO 639
attributes id
uses Does not use other elements.
used by B200
content character data
occurrence
Attribute Datatype Required Values Default Comments
id ID no (default)      
source
<!-- Language of application publ. ISO 639 -->
<!ELEMENT B260 (#PCDATA)>
<!ATTLIST B260 id ID #IMPLIED >  

Element B300
diagram
description **************************** FOREIGN PRIORITY DATA *****************************
attributes id
uses B310, B310EP, B311EP, B320, B330, B340, B345, B345EP
used by SDOBI
content a sequence of elements
occurrence required (default)
Attribute Datatype Required Values Default Comments
id ID no (default)      
source
<!-- **************************** FOREIGN PRIORITY DATA ***************************** -->
<!ELEMENT B300 ((B310 , B310EP? , B311EP? , B320 , B330 , B340?)* , (B345? , B345EP?)*)>
<!ATTLIST B300 id ID #IMPLIED >  

Element B310
diagram
description Priority appli. number
attributes
uses Does not use other elements.
used by B300
content character data
occurrence
source
<!-- Priority appli. number -->
<!ELEMENT B310 (#PCDATA)>  

Element B310EP
diagram
description Priority application number in unstandardised form (EPO)
attributes
uses Does not use other elements.
used by B300
content character data
occurrence
source
<!-- Priority application number in unstandardised form (EPO) -->
<!ELEMENT B310EP (#PCDATA)>  

Element B311EP
diagram
description Priority application number in EPOQUE format e.g. AU19790053732 (EPO)
attributes
uses Does not use other elements.
used by B300
content character data
occurrence
source
<!-- Priority application number in EPOQUE format e.g. AU19790053732 (EPO) -->
<!ELEMENT B311EP (#PCDATA)>  

Element B320
diagram
description Fil. date of prio. app.
attributes
uses date
used by B300
content a sequence of elements
occurrence required (default)
source
<!-- Fil. date of prio. app. -->
<!ELEMENT B320 (date)>  

Element B330
diagram
description Publ. ctry or org. (ST.3)
attributes
uses ctry
used by B300
content a sequence of elements
occurrence required (default)
source
<!-- Publ. ctry or org. (ST.3) -->
<!ELEMENT B330 (ctry)>  

Element B340
diagram
description Paris Union ctry (ST.3)
attributes
uses ctry
used by B300
content a sequence of elements
occurrence required (default)
source
<!-- Paris Union ctry (ST.3) -->
<!ELEMENT B340 (ctry)>  

Element B345
diagram
description Patent family info.
attributes
uses bnum, ctry, date, dnum, dtxt, kind
used by B300
content a sequence of elements
occurrence required (default)
source
<!-- Patent family info. -->
<!ELEMENT B345 (dnum? , date? , ctry? , kind? , bnum? , dtxt*)>  

Element B345EP
diagram
description INPADOC pat.family info. (EPO)
attributes
uses bnum, ctry, date, dnum, dtxt, kind
used by B300
content a sequence of elements
occurrence required (default)
source
<!-- INPADOC pat.family info. (EPO) -->
<!ELEMENT B345EP (dnum? , date? , ctry? , kind? , bnum? , dtxt*)>  

Element B400
diagram
description *************** PUBLIC AVAILABILITY DATES AND TERM OF PROTECTION ***************
attributes
uses B405, B410, B420, B430, B440, B450, B451EP, B452EP, B460, B470, B472, B476, B477, B480
used by SDOBI
content a sequence of elements
occurrence required (default)
source
<!-- *************** PUBLIC AVAILABILITY DATES AND TERM OF PROTECTION *************** -->
<!ELEMENT B400 (B405? , B410? , B420? , B430? , B440? , B450? , B451EP? , B452EP? , B460? , B470? , B472? , B476? , B477? , B480?)>  

Element B405
diagram
description Pat. bull./gaz. info.
attributes
uses bnum, ctry, date, dnum, dtxt, kind
used by B400
content a sequence of elements
occurrence required (default)
source
<!-- Pat. bull./gaz. info. -->
<!ELEMENT B405 (dnum? , date? , ctry? , kind? , bnum? , dtxt*)>  

Element B410
diagram
description Unexam. not printed doc. without grant
attributes
uses bnum, ctry, date, dnum, dtxt, kind
used by B400
content a sequence of elements
occurrence required (default)
source
<!-- Unexam. not printed doc. without grant -->
<!ELEMENT B410 (dnum? , date? , ctry? , kind? , bnum? , dtxt*)>  

Element B420
diagram
description Examined not printed document without grant
attributes
uses bnum, ctry, date, dnum, dtxt, kind
used by B400
content a sequence of elements
occurrence required (default)
source
<!-- Examined not printed document without grant -->
<!ELEMENT B420 (dnum? , date? , ctry? , kind? , bnum? , dtxt*)>  

Element B430
diagram
description Unexamined printed document without grant
attributes id
uses bnum, ctry, date, dnum, dtxt, kind
used by B400
content a sequence of elements
occurrence required (default)
Attribute Datatype Required Values Default Comments
id ID no (default)      
source
<!-- Unexamined printed document without grant -->
<!ELEMENT B430 (dnum? , date? , ctry? , kind? , bnum? , dtxt*)>
<!ATTLIST B430 id ID #IMPLIED >  

Element B440
diagram
description Examined printed document without grant
attributes
uses bnum, ctry, date, dnum, dtxt, kind
used by B400
content a sequence of elements
occurrence required (default)
source
<!-- Examined printed document without grant -->
<!ELEMENT B440 (dnum? , date? , ctry? , kind? , bnum? , dtxt*)>  

Element B450
diagram
description Printed document with grant (USPat)
attributes id
uses bnum, ctry, date, dnum, dtxt, kind
used by B400
content a sequence of elements
occurrence required (default)
Attribute Datatype Required Values Default Comments
id ID no (default)      
source
<!-- Printed document with grant (USPat) -->
<!ELEMENT B450 (dnum? , date? , ctry? , kind? , bnum? , dtxt*)>
<!ATTLIST B450 id ID #IMPLIED >  

Element B451EP
diagram
description Date of announcement of intention to grant without preceding Examination report..
attributes id
uses date
used by B400
content a sequence of elements
occurrence required (default)
Attribute Datatype Required Values Default Comments
id ID no (default)      
source
<!-- Date of announcement of intention to grant without preceding Examination report.. -->
<!ELEMENT B451EP (date)>
<!ATTLIST B451EP id ID #IMPLIED >  

Element B452EP
diagram
description Title of intention in original language code (EPO)
attributes id
uses date
used by B400
content a sequence of elements
occurrence required (default)
Attribute Datatype Required Values Default Comments
id ID no (default)      
source
<!-- Title of intention in original language code (EPO) -->
<!ELEMENT B452EP (date)>
<!ATTLIST B452EP id ID #IMPLIED >  

Element B460
diagram
description Doc. claims only avail.
attributes
uses bnum, ctry, date, dnum, dtxt, kind
used by B400
content a sequence of elements
occurrence required (default)
source
<!-- Doc. claims only avail. -->
<!ELEMENT B460 (dnum? , date? , ctry? , kind? , bnum? , dtxt*)>  

Element B470
diagram
description Not printed document with grant
attributes
uses bnum, ctry, date, dnum, dtxt, kind
used by B400
content a sequence of elements
occurrence required (default)
source
<!-- Not printed document with grant -->
<!ELEMENT B470 (dnum? , date? , ctry? , kind? , bnum? , dtxt*)>  

Element B472
diagram
description Term of grant
attributes
uses B473, B474, B475
used by B400
content a sequence of elements
occurrence required (default)
source
<!-- Term of grant -->
<!ELEMENT B472 (B473? , B474? , B475?)>  

Element B473
diagram
description Disclaimer date
attributes
uses date
used by B472
content a sequence of elements
occurrence required (default)
source
<!-- Disclaimer date -->
<!ELEMENT B473 (date)>  

Element B474
diagram
description Term of grant
attributes
uses Does not use other elements.
used by B472
content character data
occurrence
source
<!-- Term of grant -->
<!ELEMENT B474 (#PCDATA)>  

Element B475
diagram
description Lapse of patent
attributes id
uses bnum, ctry, date, dnum, dtxt, kind
used by B472
content a sequence of elements
occurrence OneOrMore
Attribute Datatype Required Values Default Comments
id ID no (default)      
source
<!-- Lapse of patent -->
<!ELEMENT B475 (dnum? , date? , ctry? , kind? , bnum? , dtxt*)+>
<!ATTLIST B475 id ID #IMPLIED >  

Element B476
diagram
description Invalidation of patent
attributes
uses bnum, ctry, date, dnum, dtxt, kind
used by B400
content a sequence of elements
occurrence required (default)
source
<!-- Invalidation of patent -->
<!ELEMENT B476 (dnum? , date? , ctry? , kind? , bnum? , dtxt*)>  

Element B477
diagram
description Document printed as amended,
attributes id
uses bnum, ctry, date, dnum, dtxt, kind
used by B400
content a sequence of elements
occurrence required (default)
Attribute Datatype Required Values Default Comments
id ID no (default)      
source
<!-- Document printed as amended, -->
<!ELEMENT B477 (dnum? , date? , ctry? , kind? , bnum? , dtxt*)>
<!ATTLIST B477 id ID #IMPLIED >  

Element B480
diagram
description Date of issuance of corrected patent document
attributes
uses bnum, date
used by B400
content a sequence of elements
occurrence required (default)
source
<!-- Date of issuance of corrected patent document -->
<!ELEMENT B480 (date? , bnum?)>  

Element B500
diagram
description **************************** TECHNICAL INFORMATION *****************************
attributes
uses B510, B510EP, B520, B530, B540, B550, B560, B570, B580, B590, B599EP
used by SDOBI
content a sequence of elements
occurrence required (default)
source
<!-- **************************** TECHNICAL INFORMATION ***************************** -->
<!ELEMENT B500 (B510? , B510EP? , B520* , B530? , B540? , B550? , B560? , B570? , B580? , B590? , B599EP?)>  

Element B510
diagram
description *********************************** IPC DATA ***********************************
attributes id
uses B511, B512, B513, B514, B515, B516, B517EP
used by B500
content a sequence of elements
occurrence required (default)
Attribute Datatype Required Values Default Comments
id ID no (default)      
source
<!-- *********************************** IPC DATA *********************************** -->
<!ELEMENT B510 (B516? , B511 , (B512 | B513 | B514 | B515)* , B517EP?)>
<!ATTLIST B510 id ID #IMPLIED >  

Element B510EP
diagram
description New coding for ST.8 new version of IPC. For 2006-
attributes id, sequence
uses classification-ipcr
used by B500
content a sequence of elements
occurrence required (default)
Attribute Datatype Required Values Default Comments
id ID no (default)      
sequence string (default) no (default)      
source
<!-- New coding for ST.8 new version of IPC. For 2006- -->
<!ELEMENT B510EP (classification-ipcr+)>
<!ATTLIST B510EP id ID #IMPLIED sequence CDATA #IMPLIED >  

Element B511
diagram
description Main classification
attributes
uses Does not use other elements.
used by B510
content character data
occurrence
source
<!-- Main classification -->
<!ELEMENT B511 (#PCDATA)>  

Element B512
diagram
description Further classification
attributes
uses Does not use other elements.
used by B510
content character data
occurrence
source
<!-- Further classification -->
<!ELEMENT B512 (#PCDATA)>  

Element B513
diagram
description Additional information
attributes
uses Does not use other elements.
used by B510
content character data
occurrence
source
<!-- Additional information -->
<!ELEMENT B513 (#PCDATA)>  

Element B514
diagram
description Linked indexing code
attributes
uses Does not use other elements.
used by B510
content character data
occurrence
source
<!-- Linked indexing code -->
<!ELEMENT B514 (#PCDATA)>  

Element B515
diagram
description Unlinked indexing code
attributes
uses Does not use other elements.
used by B510
content character data
occurrence
source
<!-- Unlinked indexing code -->
<!ELEMENT B515 (#PCDATA)>  

Element B516
diagram
description International Patent Classification Edition, version of IPC
attributes
uses Does not use other elements.
used by B510
content character data
occurrence
source
<!-- International Patent Classification Edition, version of IPC -->
<!ELEMENT B516 (#PCDATA)>  

Element B517EP
diagram
description Non-obligatory suppl. class. (EPO)
attributes
uses Does not use other elements.
used by B510
content character data
occurrence
source
<!-- Non-obligatory suppl. class. (EPO) -->
<!ELEMENT B517EP (#PCDATA)>  

Element B520
diagram
description ************************* NATIONAL CLASSIFICATION DATA *************************
attributes
uses B521, B522, B523, B524, B525, B526, B527
used by B500
content a sequence of elements
occurrence required (default)
source
<!-- ************************* NATIONAL CLASSIFICATION DATA ************************* -->
<!ELEMENT B520 (B527 , B526? , B521 , (B522 | B523 | B524 | B525)*)>  

Element B521
diagram
description Domestic or National classification Main classification
attributes
uses Does not use other elements.
used by B520
content character data
occurrence
source
<!-- Domestic or National classification Main classification -->
<!ELEMENT B521 (#PCDATA)>  

Element B522
diagram
description Further classification
attributes
uses Does not use other elements.
used by B520
content character data
occurrence
source
<!-- Further classification -->
<!ELEMENT B522 (#PCDATA)>  

Element B523
diagram
description Additional information
attributes
uses Does not use other elements.
used by B520
content character data
occurrence
source
<!-- Additional information -->
<!ELEMENT B523 (#PCDATA)>  

Element B524
diagram
description Linked indexing code
attributes
uses Does not use other elements.
used by B520
content character data
occurrence
source
<!-- Linked indexing code -->
<!ELEMENT B524 (#PCDATA)>  

Element B525
diagram
description Unlinked indexing code
attributes
uses Does not use other elements.
used by B520
content character data
occurrence
source
<!-- Unlinked indexing code -->
<!ELEMENT B525 (#PCDATA)>  

Element B526
diagram
description Edition, version
attributes
uses Does not use other elements.
used by B520
content character data
occurrence
source
<!-- Edition, version -->
<!ELEMENT B526 (#PCDATA)>  

Element B527
diagram
description Country code (ST.3)
attributes
uses Does not use other elements.
used by B520
content character data
occurrence
source
<!-- Country code (ST.3) -->
<!ELEMENT B527 (#PCDATA)>  

Element B530
diagram
description ***************************** Universal Dec. Class.*****************************
attributes
uses Does not use other elements.
used by B500
content character data
occurrence
source
<!-- ***************************** Universal Dec. Class.***************************** -->
<!ELEMENT B530 (#PCDATA)>  

Element B540
diagram
description Title
attributes id
uses B541, B542, B542EP
used by B500
content a sequence of elements
occurrence OneOrMore
Attribute Datatype Required Values Default Comments
id ID no (default)      
source
<!-- Title -->
<!ELEMENT B540 (B541? , B542 , B542EP?)+>
<!ATTLIST B540 id ID #IMPLIED >  

Element B541
diagram
description Lang. of title (ISO 639)
attributes
uses Does not use other elements.
used by B540
content character data
occurrence
source
<!-- Lang. of title (ISO 639) -->
<!ELEMENT B541 (#PCDATA)>  

Element B542
diagram
description Title of invention
attributes id
uses Does not use other elements.
used by B540
content character data
occurrence
Attribute Datatype Required Values Default Comments
id ID no (default)      
source
<!-- Title of invention -->
<!ELEMENT B542 (#PCDATA)>
<!ATTLIST B542 id ID #IMPLIED >  

Element B542EP
diagram
description Title of invention in original language code.
attributes
uses Does not use other elements.
used by B540
content character data
occurrence
source
<!-- Title of invention in original language code. -->
<!ELEMENT B542EP (#PCDATA)>  

Element B550
diagram
description Keywords and descriptors
attributes
uses B551, B552
used by B500
content a sequence of elements
occurrence ZeroOrMore
source
<!-- Keywords and descriptors -->
<!ELEMENT B550 (B551? , B552*)*>  

Element B551
diagram
description Lang. of keywords and descriptors
attributes
uses Does not use other elements.
used by B550
content character data
occurrence
source
<!-- Lang. of keywords and descriptors -->
<!ELEMENT B551 (#PCDATA)>  

Element B552
diagram
description Keywords and descriptors
attributes
uses Does not use other elements.
used by B550
content character data
occurrence
source
<!-- Keywords and descriptors -->
<!ELEMENT B552 (#PCDATA)>  

Element B560
diagram
description ************************* CITATION, SEARCH REPORT DATA ************************* Citations and mini-search report
attributes
uses B561, B561EP, B562, B563, B564, B565, B565EP, B566, B566EP, B567, B568, B569
used by B500
content a sequence of elements
occurrence required (default)
source
<!-- ************************* CITATION, SEARCH REPORT DATA ************************* Citations and mini-search report -->
<!ELEMENT B560 ((B561 , B563? , B564*)* , (B562 , B563? , B564*)* , B561EP? , B565? , B565EP? , B566? , B566EP? , B567? , B568? , B569?)>  

Element B561
diagram
description Patent doc. citation. Use this tag for title page citations only under INID code (56) - on title page B561 for patent citations - simplified the ST.32 entity pcit has been removed. If offices use these tags then replace with patcit model.
attributes
uses bnum, ctry, date, did, dnum, dtxt, fnm, iid, irf, kind, odv, oid, onm, patcit, pic, pnc, rel, sfx, snm, syn, text, ttl
used by B560
content choice
occurrence required (default)
source
<!-- Patent doc. citation. Use this tag for title page citations only under INID code (56) - on title page B561 for patent citations - simplified the ST.32 entity pcit has been removed. If offices use these tags then replace with patcit model. -->
<!ELEMENT B561 (text | patcit | (((dnum , date? , ctry? , kind? , bnum? , dtxt*) , (ttl? , fnm? , snm? , sfx? , iid? , irf? , onm? , syn* , oid? , (odv , did)*)* , pic* , pnc*) , rel*))>  

Element B561EP
diagram
description Number of copies of citations (EPO)
attributes
uses Does not use other elements.
used by B560
content character data
occurrence
source
<!-- Number of copies of citations (EPO) -->
<!ELEMENT B561EP (#PCDATA)>  

Element B562
diagram
description Non-patent doc. citation. Use this tag for title page citations only under INID code (56) - on title pages B562 for patent citations - simplified the ST32 entity ncit has been removed. If offices use these tags then replace with nplcit model.
attributes
uses article, book, online, othercit, text
used by B560
content choice
occurrence required (default)
source
<!-- Non-patent doc. citation. Use this tag for title page citations only under INID code (56) - on title pages B562 for patent citations - simplified the ST32 entity ncit has been removed. If offices use these tags then replace with nplcit model. -->
<!ELEMENT B562 (text | (article | book | online | othercit))>  

Element B563
diagram
description Category of cited doc office dependent
attributes
uses Does not use other elements.
used by B560
content character data
occurrence
source
<!-- Category of cited doc office dependent -->
<!ELEMENT B563 (#PCDATA)>  

Element B564
diagram
description Claim to which cited doc is relevant
attributes
uses Does not use other elements.
used by B560
content character data
occurrence
source
<!-- Claim to which cited doc is relevant -->
<!ELEMENT B564 (#PCDATA)>  

Element B565
diagram
description Date of completion of search report
attributes
uses date
used by B560
content a sequence of elements
occurrence required (default)
source
<!-- Date of completion of search report -->
<!ELEMENT B565 (date)>  

Element B565EP
diagram
description Date of drawing up suppl.search report (EPO)
attributes id
uses date
used by B560
content a sequence of elements
occurrence required (default)
Attribute Datatype Required Values Default Comments
id ID no (default)      
source
<!-- Date of drawing up suppl.search report (EPO) -->
<!ELEMENT B565EP (date)>
<!ATTLIST B565EP id ID #IMPLIED >  

Element B566
diagram
description Date of mailing of search report
attributes
uses date
used by B560
content a sequence of elements
occurrence required (default)
source
<!-- Date of mailing of search report -->
<!ELEMENT B566 (date)>  

Element B566EP
diagram
description Date of despatch of correction to search report (EPO)
attributes id
uses date
used by B560
content a sequence of elements
occurrence required (default)
Attribute Datatype Required Values Default Comments
id ID no (default)      
source
<!-- Date of despatch of correction to search report (EPO) -->
<!ELEMENT B566EP (date)>
<!ATTLIST B566EP id ID #IMPLIED >  

Element B567
diagram
description Place of search, international search authority
attributes
uses adr, did, dtxt, fnm, iid, irf, nctry, odv, oid, onm, rctry, sfx, snm, syn, ttl
used by B560
content a sequence of elements
occurrence required (default)
source
<!-- Place of search, international search authority -->
<!ELEMENT B567 ((ttl? , fnm? , snm? , sfx? , iid? , irf? , onm? , syn* , oid? , (odv , did)*) , adr? , dtxt* , rctry? , nctry?)>  

Element B568
diagram
description Publ. of search report
attributes
uses bnum, ctry, date, dnum, dtxt, kind
used by B560
content a sequence of elements
occurrence required (default)
source
<!-- Publ. of search report -->
<!ELEMENT B568 (dnum? , date? , ctry? , kind? , bnum? , dtxt*)>  

Element B569
diagram
description Search report examiner
attributes
uses did, fnm, iid, irf, odv, oid, onm, sfx, snm, syn, ttl
used by B560
content a sequence of elements
occurrence required (default)
source
<!-- Search report examiner -->
<!ELEMENT B569 (ttl? , fnm? , snm? , sfx? , iid? , irf? , onm? , syn* , oid? , (odv , did)*)>  

Element B570
diagram
description **************************** ABSTRACT &amp; CLAIMS DATA **************************** Abstract or claim
attributes
uses B571, B572, B575, B576, B577
used by B500
content a sequence of elements
occurrence required (default)
source
<!-- **************************** ABSTRACT & CLAIMS DATA **************************** Abstract or claim -->
<!ELEMENT B570 (B571? , B572? , B575* , B576? , B577)>  

Element B571
diagram
description Language of abstract (ISO 639)
attributes
uses Does not use other elements.
used by B570
content character data
occurrence
source
<!-- Language of abstract (ISO 639) -->
<!ELEMENT B571 (#PCDATA)>  

Element B572
diagram
description Abstract doc. info.
attributes
uses bnum, ctry, date, dnum, dtxt, kind
used by B570
content a sequence of elements
occurrence required (default)
source
<!-- Abstract doc. info. -->
<!ELEMENT B572 (dnum? , date? , ctry? , kind? , bnum? , dtxt*)>  

Element B575
diagram
description Lang. of claims (ISO 639)
attributes
uses Does not use other elements.
used by B570
content character data
occurrence
source
<!-- Lang. of claims (ISO 639) -->
<!ELEMENT B575 (#PCDATA)>  

Element B576
diagram
description Claims doc. info.
attributes
uses bnum, ctry, date, dnum, dtxt, kind
used by B570
content a sequence of elements
occurrence required (default)
source
<!-- Claims doc. info. -->
<!ELEMENT B576 (dnum? , date? , ctry? , kind? , bnum? , dtxt*)>  

Element B577
diagram
description Number of claims
attributes
uses Does not use other elements.
used by B570
content character data
occurrence
source
<!-- Number of claims -->
<!ELEMENT B577 (#PCDATA)>  

Element B580
diagram
description ******************************* Field of search ******************************** IPC
attributes
uses B581, B582
used by B500
content choice
occurrence ZeroOrMore
source
<!-- ******************************* Field of search ******************************** -->
<!-- IPC -->
<!ELEMENT B580 (B581 | B582)*>  

Element B581
diagram
description IPC
attributes
uses Does not use other elements.
used by B580
content character data
occurrence
source
<!-- IPC -->
<!ELEMENT B581 (#PCDATA)>  

Element B582
diagram
description National classification
attributes
uses Does not use other elements.
used by B580
content character data
occurrence
source
<!-- National classification -->
<!ELEMENT B582 (#PCDATA)>  

Element B590
diagram
description Spec. &amp; drawings
attributes
uses B591, B592, B595, B596, B597, B598
used by B500
content a sequence of elements
occurrence required (default)
source
<!-- Spec. & drawings -->
<!ELEMENT B590 (B591? , B592? , B595? , B596? , B597? , B598*)>  

Element B591
diagram
description Lang. of spec. (ISO 639)
attributes
uses Does not use other elements.
used by B590
content character data
occurrence
source
<!-- Lang. of spec. (ISO 639) -->
<!ELEMENT B591 (#PCDATA)>  

Element B592
diagram
description Number of text pages
attributes
uses Does not use other elements.
used by B590
content character data
occurrence
source
<!-- Number of text pages -->
<!ELEMENT B592 (#PCDATA)>  

Element B595
diagram
description Number of drawing sheets
attributes
uses Does not use other elements.
used by B590
content character data
occurrence
source
<!-- Number of drawing sheets -->
<!ELEMENT B595 (#PCDATA)>  

Element B596
diagram
description Number of figures
attributes
uses Does not use other elements.
used by B590
content character data
occurrence
source
<!-- Number of figures -->
<!ELEMENT B596 (#PCDATA)>  

Element B597
diagram
description No. of attached image files
attributes
uses Does not use other elements.
used by B590
content character data
occurrence
source
<!-- No. of attached image files -->
<!ELEMENT B597 (#PCDATA)>  

Element B598
diagram
description Figure number on first (title) page
attributes
uses Does not use other elements.
used by B590
content character data
occurrence
source
<!-- Figure number on first (title) page -->
<!ELEMENT B598 (#PCDATA)>  

Element B599EP
diagram
description Subsequently filed technical data (EPO)
attributes
uses Does not use other elements.
used by B500
content character data
occurrence
source
<!-- Subsequently filed technical data (EPO) -->
<!ELEMENT B599EP (#PCDATA)>  

Element B600
diagram
description *********************** RELATED PATENTS OR APPLICATIONS ************************
attributes
uses B610, B620, B620EP, B630, B640, B645, B650, B655, B660, B665, B670
used by SDOBI
content choice
occurrence ZeroOrMore
source
<!-- *********************** RELATED PATENTS OR APPLICATIONS ************************ -->
<!ELEMENT B600 (B610 | B620 | B620EP | B630 | B640 | B645 | B650 | B655 | B660 | B665 | B670)*>  

Element B610
diagram
description Information about a document which is a parent through: Earlier doc. to which this is an addition
attributes id
uses parent
used by B600
content a sequence of elements
occurrence required (default)
Attribute Datatype Required Values Default Comments
id ID no (default)      
source
<!-- Information about a document which is a parent through: Earlier doc. to which this is an addition -->
<!ELEMENT B610 (parent)>
<!ATTLIST B610 id ID #IMPLIED >  

Element B620
diagram
description Earlier application from which the present doc. has been divided out
attributes id
uses parent
used by B600
content a sequence of elements
occurrence required (default)
Attribute Datatype Required Values Default Comments
id ID no (default)      
source
<!-- Earlier application from which the present doc. has been divided out -->
<!ELEMENT B620 (parent)>
<!ATTLIST B620 id ID #IMPLIED >  

Element B620EP
diagram
description Other types of relationship (EPO)
attributes id
uses B621EP, B622EP, parent
used by B600
content choice
occurrence required (default)
Attribute Datatype Required Values Default Comments
id ID no (default)      
source
<!-- Other types of relationship (EPO) -->
<!ELEMENT B620EP (parent | B621EP | B622EP)>
<!ATTLIST B620EP id ID #IMPLIED >  

Element B621EP
diagram
description Relation for app.no. (EPO)
attributes
uses bnum, ctry, date, dnum, dtxt, kind
used by B620EP
content a sequence of elements
occurrence required (default)
source
<!-- Relation for app.no. (EPO) -->
<!ELEMENT B621EP (dnum? , date? , ctry? , kind? , bnum? , dtxt*)>  

Element B622EP
diagram
description Relation for pub.no.
attributes
uses bnum, ctry, date, dnum, dtxt, kind
used by B620EP
content a sequence of elements
occurrence required (default)
source
<!-- Relation for pub.no. -->
<!ELEMENT B622EP (dnum? , date? , ctry? , kind? , bnum? , dtxt*)>  

Element B630
diagram
description Continuations
attributes
uses B631, B632, B633
used by B600
content choice
occurrence required (default)
source
<!-- Continuations -->
<!ELEMENT B630 (B631 | B632 | B633)>  

Element B631
diagram
description Continuation
attributes
uses parent
used by B630
content a sequence of elements
occurrence required (default)
source
<!-- Continuation -->
<!ELEMENT B631 (parent)>  

Element B632
diagram
description Continuation-in-part
attributes
uses parent
used by B630
content a sequence of elements
occurrence required (default)
source
<!-- Continuation-in-part -->
<!ELEMENT B632 (parent)>  

Element B633
diagram
description Continuing reissue
attributes
uses parent
used by B630
content a sequence of elements
occurrence required (default)
source
<!-- Continuing reissue -->
<!ELEMENT B633 (parent)>  

Element B640
diagram
description Reissue
attributes
uses parent
used by B600
content a sequence of elements
occurrence required (default)
source
<!-- Reissue -->
<!ELEMENT B640 (parent)>  

Element B645
diagram
description Reexamination
attributes
uses parent
used by B600
content a sequence of elements
occurrence required (default)
source
<!-- Reexamination -->
<!ELEMENT B645 (parent)>  

Element B650
diagram
description Previously published document concerning same application
attributes
uses parent
used by B600
content a sequence of elements
occurrence required (default)
source
<!-- Previously published document concerning same application -->
<!ELEMENT B650 (parent)>  

Element B655
diagram
description Document previously published by another country/organisation
attributes
uses parent
used by B600
content a sequence of elements
occurrence required (default)
source
<!-- Document previously published by another country/organisation -->
<!ELEMENT B655 (parent)>  

Element B660
diagram
description Document for which this is a substitute
attributes
uses parent
used by B600
content a sequence of elements
occurrence required (default)
source
<!-- Document for which this is a substitute -->
<!ELEMENT B660 (parent)>  

Element B665
diagram
description Pat. correction info.
attributes
uses B666, B667, B668
used by B600
content a sequence of elements
occurrence required (default)
source
<!-- Pat. correction info. -->
<!ELEMENT B665 (B666 , B667 , B668?)>  

Element B666
diagram
description Document being corrected
attributes
uses bnum, ctry, date, dnum, dtxt, kind
used by B665
content a sequence of elements
occurrence required (default)
source
<!-- Document being corrected -->
<!ELEMENT B666 (dnum? , date? , ctry? , kind? , bnum? , dtxt*)>  

Element B667
diagram
description Type of correction
attributes
uses Does not use other elements.
used by B665
content character data
occurrence
source
<!-- Type of correction -->
<!ELEMENT B667 (#PCDATA)>  

Element B668
diagram
description Descriptive text relating to correction
attributes
uses Does not use other elements.
used by B665
content character data
occurrence
source
<!-- Descriptive text relating to correction -->
<!ELEMENT B668 (#PCDATA)>  

Element B670
diagram
description Document on which utility model is based
attributes
uses parent
used by B600
content a sequence of elements
occurrence required (default)
source
<!-- Document on which utility model is based -->
<!ELEMENT B670 (parent)>  

Element B700
diagram
description ********************** PARTIES CONCERNED WITH THE DOCUMENT *********************
attributes
uses B710, B720, B730, B740, B745, B780, B790
used by SDOBI
content a sequence of elements
occurrence required (default)
source
<!-- ********************** PARTIES CONCERNED WITH THE DOCUMENT ********************* -->
<!ELEMENT B700 (B710? , B720? , B730? , B740? , B745? , B780? , B790?)>  

Element B710
diagram
description ********************************** APPLICANTS ********************************** Applicant information
attributes id
uses B711
used by B700
content a sequence of elements
occurrence required (default)
Attribute Datatype Required Values Default Comments
id ID no (default)      
source
<!-- ********************************** APPLICANTS ********************************** Applicant information -->
<!ELEMENT B710 (B711+)>
<!ATTLIST B710 id ID #IMPLIED >  

Element B711
diagram
description Applicant name and address
attributes
uses adr, B711EP, B713EP, B716EP, B717EP, B718EP, did, dtxt, fnm, iid, irf, nctry, odv, oid, onm, rctry, sfx, snm, syn, ttl
used by B710
content a sequence of elements
occurrence required (default)
source
<!-- Applicant name and address -->
<!ELEMENT B711 ((ttl? , fnm? , snm? , sfx? , iid? , irf? , onm? , syn* , oid? , (odv , did)*) , adr? , dtxt* , rctry? , nctry? , B711EP? , B713EP? , (B716EP? , B717EP? , B718EP?)*)>  

Element B711EP
diagram
description Applicant name and add. for for correspondence (EPO)
attributes
uses adr, did, dtxt, fnm, iid, irf, nctry, odv, oid, onm, rctry, sfx, snm, syn, ttl
used by B711
content a sequence of elements
occurrence required (default)
source
<!-- Applicant name and add. for for correspondence (EPO) -->
<!ELEMENT B711EP ((ttl? , fnm? , snm? , sfx? , iid? , irf? , onm? , syn* , oid? , (odv , did)*) , adr? , dtxt* , rctry? , nctry?)>  

Element B713EP
diagram
description Applicant Authorisation no. Art.133(3) (EPO)
attributes
uses Does not use other elements.
used by B711
content character data
occurrence
source
<!-- Applicant Authorisation no. Art.133(3) (EPO) -->
<!ELEMENT B713EP (#PCDATA)>  

Element B716EP
diagram