Patent Claim Drafting 101: The Basics. By Gene Quinn May 25, 2013 14 Print Article. Well, writing your own patent application is a little like taking out your own appendix. You wont die if European Patent Convention This area contains legal texts from the EPO, including the European Patent Convention, Ancillary regulations to the EPC, National law relating to the EPC, Guidelines for Examination, and much more.
Basic Principles of the Common Application Format [PDF Annex I: Common Requirements for All Types of Documents [PDF Annex II: Comparative Table of Examples for Each Type of the Applications [PDF Example Format. The following is an example of a patent application format which complies with the Common Application agents or patent engineers write patent applications and file them with government authorities because these applications can be technically and procedurally complex.
This manual deals with patents and how they are applied for and registered. The documents making up the European patent application (description, claims, drawings and abstract) must be filed in a single copy. The same applies to documents replacing these original documents. When you are satisfied with the description you can begin the claims section of a patent application.
Remember that the description and claims are the bulk of your written patent application. Remember that the description and claims