|Title:||International Bureau of WIPO|
|Depositing Office:||Depositing Office since:||April 1, 2009|
|Accessing Office:||Accessing Office since:||January 1, 2010|
Date: January 7, 2020
Further to its notifications of 31 March 2009, 30 December 2009 and 29 June 2012, the International Bureau notified in accordance with paragraph 12 of the Framework Provisions (as revised with effect from 1 July 2012) that in its role as depositing Office, it would accept requests from applicants to register certified copies of Hague international applications as priority documents in DAS with effect from January 15, 2020.
Date: June 29, 2012
Further to its notifications of 31 March 2009 and 30 December 2009, the International Bureau notified in accordance with paragraph 12 of the Framework Provisions (as revised with effect from 1 July 2012) that in its role as accessing Office, it would accept requests to retrieve priority documents from the Digital Access Service in accordance with the “New Route” as well as, for the relevant transitional period, according to the previously existing technical arrangements.
For this purpose, applicants may record the relevant access code in the spaces provided in the paper Request Form (PCT/RO/101) (July 2012) or the equivalent boxes in the PCT-SAFE software (July 2012 version).
Date: December 30, 2009
The International Bureau notified in accordance with paragraph 12 of the Framework Provisions that it would commence operation as an accessing Office with effect from 1 January 2010 for its role in respect of international applications under the PCT. It is recalled that, in accordance with its notification dated 31 March 2009, it has operated as a depositing Office since 1 April 2009 for international applications filed with the receiving Office of the International Bureau. The legal basis for recognition of priority documents retrieved by the International Bureau through the Digital Access Service is PCT Rule 17.1(b-bis).
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Date: March 31, 2009
The International Bureau notified in accordance with paragraph 10 of the Framework Provisions that documents from the digital library comprising international applications filed at the receiving Office of the International Bureau would be made available through the Service with effect from 1 April 2009.