AG-IP: Detailed Contents
7.026 How can applicant obtain copies of documents cited in ISR?
7.027 What is the WO-ISA?
7.028 Relevant prior art is filing date or priority date (if priority claimed) - different to ISR, but
same as IPER
7.029 When must WO be established?
7.030 May applicant respond to WO-ISA?
Section 512 Notifications concerning Representation
Where a power of attorney or a document containing the revocation or renunciation of an
appointment is submitted to the International Searching Authority, that Authority shall
immediately notify the International Bureau by sending it a copy of the power of attorney or
document and request the International Bureau to record a change in the indications concerning
the agent or common representative under Rule 92bis.1(a)(ii).
133. Where the international application is filed in a language of publication (Rule 48.3(a) and
paragraph 55), the receiving Office checks whether the application complies with physical
requirements to the extent that compliance therewith is necessary for the purpose of reasonably
uniform international publication (Rule 26.3(a)(i)).
134. Where the international application is filed in a language of publication (Rule 48.3(a)) but
a translation is furnished under Rule 12.3 for the purposes of international search
(paragraphs 66 to 71), that translation is checked for compliance with the physical requirements
referred to in Rule 11 only to the extent that compliance therewith is necessary for the purpose
of satisfactory reproduction (Rule 26.3(a)(ii)). ×