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Guidelines for examination in the European Patent Office (2010)

By decision of the President of the EPO dated 19 November 2009, the Guidelines for Examination have been amended pursuant to Article 10(2) EPC. The amendments are being published in the form of a complete "April 2010" edition of the Guidelines.

Annual report 2009