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EPO/EAPO Fast-track patent examination in place

As a result of the entry into force of the joint Patent Prosecution Highwaty (PPH), applicants for patent protection at the EPO and EAPO (Euroasian Patent Office) can now enjoy fast-track patent examination at both offices.

In addition, the PPH allows participating patent offices to share and re-use their work.

Read more on EPO's website.