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The Guidelines for Examination give instructions on the practice and procedure to be followed in the various aspects of the examination of European applications and patents in accordance with the European Patent Convention and its Implementing Regulations.
Price: EUR 69
International phase and entry into the European phase (Guide for applicants)
free of charge
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The PDF version of the Euro-PCT Guide has been updated and now reflects the status on 1 January 2015.
How to get a European patent (EPC 2000)
These publications contain summaries of interesting decisions handed down by the courts of the contracting states to the EPC between 2004 and 2014, providing a valuable overview of European national case law on substantive patent law issues in the three official languages of the EPO.
Price 2015: EUR 67
Price 2011: EUR 53
The special editions of the Official Journal are the successor to the European National Patent Decisions Report (1st edition, 2004)
European Patent Convention
Price 2013: EUR 82
Price 2010: EUR 58
Price 2007: EUR 41
Price 2006: EUR 37
Price: EUR 80
Case Law of the Boards of Appeal of the European Patent Office Description of Board of Appeal activities and summary of the case law developed until 2012.
Price: EUR 78
Set of three language versions of the Case Law of the Boards of Appeal of the European Patent Office
Price: EUR 183
EPO Board of Appeal Case LawDescription of board of appeal activities and summary of the case law developed in one year.
Price 2014: EUR 64
Price 2012: EUR 52
Price 2011: EUR 56
Price: EUR 39
17th Edition - law and practice of the EPC contracting states
The new 17th edition is available online only!
Special edition No. 1 OJ 2010 Ancillary regulations together with the 14th edition of the EPC provide a handy but comprehensive overview of current European patent law.
Price: EUR 76
Ancillary Regulations to the EPC 1973
Price: EUR 47
EPOscript Volume 7
Price: EUR 58
EPOscript Volume 6
Price: EUR 30
EPOscript Volume 5
Price: EUR 40
EPOscript Volume 4
Price: EUR 49
EPOscript Volume 3
Price: EUR 23
symposium proceedings, EPOscript Volume 2
Price: EUR 21
Eposium 1992 EPOscript Volume 1
Price: EUR 29
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