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World Intellectual Property Organization PCT-SAFE Preparing PCT Applications Electronically Webinar by the PCT-SAFE Team May 2009 PCT-SAFE (PCT-EASY): all documents on paper accompanied by PCT-EASY request form and physical medium

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World Intellectual Property Organization

PCT-SAFE

Preparing PCT Applications Electronically

Webinar by the PCT-SAFE Team

May 2009


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  • PCT-SAFE fully electronic: request, text and drawings filed on-line or on physical medium

PCT-SAFE: Types of filing


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Facts and figures PCT-EASY request form and physical medium

  • Fully electronic filing currently possible with 21 offices.

  • Fully electronic and PCT-EASY type filings accounted for 74% of all PCT filings in 2008 (64% and 10% respectively) (77% to April 2009)

    • at RO/IB (to April 2009)fully electronic 60%, PCT-EASY filings 6.4%, paper only filings 33.6%


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E-filing components PCT-EASY request form and physical medium

  • PCT-SAFE Client

    • used to create the PCT request form, attach the application documents, digitally sign the application, package and transmit application to RO

  • PKI Services

    • industry-recognized digital signatures and security for electronic data

  • PCT-SAFE receiving Server

    • allows RO to receive, store and print electronically filed PCT applications


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Validation function PCT-EASY request form and physical medium(automatic formality check)

Missing indications mandatory for according an int’l filing date

Incomplete or erroneous indications also mandatory for the according of int’l filing date or other obvious error

Missing indications, the omission of which could prompt further communication from the RO

Incomplete or erroneous indications which could prompt further communication from the RO

No indication required, but applicant should, all the same, evaluate the need to make such indications

A reminder questioning the need for indications or verification

The indications appear to be in order

“Traffic lights” assist in completing request form data:


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Benefits PCT-EASY request form and physical medium

  • PCT-SAFE products are available to all users, free of charge

  • Learning tool for filing PCT applications

  • Instant receipt of filing when filed on-line

  • Possible to practice in demo mode

  • Fee reduction


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Fee reductions PCT-EASY request form and physical medium

PCT-SAFE fee reductions

  • PCT-EASY type of filing (paper + physical medium)CHF 100 (EUR 64, USD 89, or equivalent)

  • Fully electronic type of filing with application body in image format (e.g. PDF, TIFF attachments)or EASY/EFS-WebCHF 200 (EUR 128, USD 178, or equivalent)

  • Fully electronic type of filing with application body in character coded format (XML)CHF 300 (EUR 191, USD 267, or equivalent)

    (EUR and USD equivalent amounts of 01 May 2009)


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PCT Developments PCT-EASY request form and physical medium

  • PCT-SAFE July 2009 update

    • filing of sequence listings (as part of the description)

      • in Annex C/ST.25 text format = no page fee

      • image (e.g. pdf format) = full page fees payable

      • PCT-EASY type filing = paper only + full page fees payable

  • DAS (Digital Access Service)

    • digital library for priority documents

  • Document upload

    • closed pilot phase


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How to obtain PCT-SAFE: PCT-EASY request form and physical medium

  • PCT-SAFE Client

    • download from the PCT-SAFE web sitehttp://www.wipo.int/pct-safe/en/download/download_client.htm

    • CD installation from Help Desk

  • WIPO CA digital certificate

    • obtain through the PCT-SAFE web site http://www.wipo.int/pct-safe/en/certificates.htm

  • Cost

    • free of charge

  • Supporting Documentation

    • user guides and e-tutorials available on web site and installation CDhttp://www.wipo.int/pct-safe/en/support/user_documentation.htm


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For further information: PCT-EASY request form and physical medium

PCT-SAFE Help Desk WIPO34 chemin des Colombettes 1211 Geneva 20, Switzerlandtel: (+41-22) 338 95 23 fax: (+41-22) 338 80 40e-mail: [email protected]

internet: http://www.wipo.int/pct-safe


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Demonstration PCT-EASY request form and physical medium

  • How to complete a request form

  • Attaching the application documents

    • pre-conversion format

  • Validation

  • Signing the request form

  • Submitting the application

    • On-line to the RO/IB

    • Creating the EASY Zip for an EFS-Web filing

    • Other methods of transmission


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