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Guidelines of February 1, 2010, on Examination of Patents (promulgated by Order No. 55 of the State Intellectual Property Office (SIPO) )

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Year of current version:2010
Date of entry into force of original text:February 1, 2010
Date of Text (Issued):February 1, 2010
Type of Text:Implementing Rules/Regulations
Subject Matter:Industrial Designs, IP Regulatory Body, Patents (Inventions), Utility Models
Notes:This 2010 Guidelines has been published by the State Intellectual Property Office (SIPO) to ensure objective, fair, accurate, and timely handling of patent applications and appeals. The Guidelines were revised from the 2006 edition based on Article 122 of the Implementing Regulations of the PRC Patent Law (as revised in 2010).
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2010年2月1日,中华人民共和国专利审查指南 (国家知识产权局令第55号公布) 2010年2月1日,中华人民共和国专利审查指南 (国家知识产权局令第55号公布), Complete document (pdf) [5121 KB]

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Guidelines of February 1, 2010, on Examination of Patents (promulgated by Order No. 55 of the State Intellectual Property Office (SIPO) ) Guidelines of February 1, 2010, on Examination of Patents (promulgated by Order No. 55 of the State Intellectual Property Office (SIPO) ), Complete document (pdf) [17730 KB]

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