PCT Circulars 2021

Number Date Concerning
C. PCT 1622 April 19, 2021 Invitation to the third meeting of the PCT Minimum Documentation Task Force, which will take place by videoconference on the WebEx platform from May 17 to 21, 2021.
C. PCT 1620 April 6, 2021 Circular concerning the use of e-learning resources for the training of substantive patent examiners. You are invited to complete the attached questionnaire DOC, Circulars
C. PCT 1619 April 6, 2021 Invitation to attend the fourteenth session of the Patent Cooperation Treaty (PCT) Working Group, which will be held in hybrid format in Geneva, at the headquarters of the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO), from June 14 to 17, 2021.
C. PCT 1618 February 26, 2021 Invitation to notify the International Bureau (IB) of any request to furnish documents in accordance with Rule 94.1(c) of the Regulations under the PCT as in force from July 1, 2020.  This Circular also invites your Office to notify the IB of any provisions for the excuse of a delay in meeting time limits under Rule 82quater.2, in accordance with Section 111(c) of the Administrative Instructions under the PCT.  Your Office, if it acts as an International Preliminary Examining Authority, is also reminded to transmit documents to the IB under Rule 71.1(b).
C. PCT 1617 January 27, 2021 Invitation to the twenty-eighth session of the Meeting of International Authorities under the PCT (PCT/MIA), which will take place by videoconference on the Webex platform from March 24 to 26, 2021, and to the PCT/MIA Quality Subgroup, also by videoconference, on March 22 and 23, 2021.