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Mar 19, 2014

Divisional Practice in the BRICs and Other Countries - Part 8 of a 9-Part Series: Europe

This is Part 8 of a nine-part series examining divisional practice in the BRIC as well as several non-BRIC countries. For European patent applications, a divisional application must be filed while a parent application is pending. In other words, a parent application cannot be granted, definitively refused or definitively withdrawn.
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