Patents Regulations 2014

Restoration of patent applications

116 Request for restoration of void or abandoned patent applications

(1)

A request under section 125 of the Act for an order to restore a patent application and to extend the period for complying with the requirements imposed on the applicant by or under the Act or the Patent Cooperation Treaty (as the case may be) must include evidence in support of the request.

(2)

The applicant may file further evidence in support of the request within 3 months after the request is made.

(3)

The Commissioner may require the applicant to file further evidence in support of the request.

(4)

If the Commissioner requires further evidence under subclause (3), the applicant must file that evidence within 3 months after the date that the request for restoration is made.

Compare: SR 1954/211 r 95