Notification re-used patent applications | RVO.nl

Service menu right

Notification re-used patent applications

29-07-2022

As of 1st September, 2022 the Netherlands Patent Office shall no longer process re-used patent applications on the basis of abuse of law.

More information

A 're-used' patent application is a copy, or only a literal translation, of a previously published application, where priority has not been claimed or cannot be claimed.

For more information, read the PDF file ‘Notification re-used patent application’.

If you are interested in the advice of the State Attorney concerning this subject please send an email to Lydia de Vlieger.

Is this information useful?

Required fields are marked with a *
May we approach you for a user survey? *