World Intellectual Property Organization

 Administrative Instructions under the Patent Cooperation Treaty

 PART 3
INSTRUCTIONS RELATING TO THE RECEIVING OFFICE

Section 301
Notification of Receipt of Purported International Application

Before the determination under Article 11(1), the receiving Office may notify the applicant of the receipt of the purported international application. The notification should indicate the date of actual receipt and the international application number of the purported international application referred to in Section 307 as well as, where useful for purposes of identification, the title of the invention.

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