Standing Committee

Harmonisation of patent law formalities

Harmonisation des formalités du droit de brevets

Harmonisierung von Formalitäten des Patentrechts

Q89E Status: Dissolved
  • Main Task:

    To study and to report until April 1998 on the issues related to the international dateline in particular with respect to deadlines and priority under Patent and other Industrial Property Laws.
    To liaise with Q 89.
    To formulate, and with the approval of the Bureau to submit and represent AIPPI´s standpoint at WIPO Meetings.

  • Advise Bureau:

    To advise on:
    – developments in the field rendering intervention of AIPPI desirable
    – issues meriting further study
    – instruction to AIPPI Representatives at GO Meetings
    – possibilities of cooperation with other NGOs

  • Documentation:

    Collect and provide the Bureau with:
    – documents of general interest on the subject (the Bureau receives WIPO documents directly)

  • Reporting:

    To provide (in addition to point “Monitoring”):
    – annually 2 months before each international Meeting an account of activities since the last such Meeting (incl. negative Report)
    – within 1 month a written Report on all GO Meetings attended
    – immediately Reports on matters of special interest in the field

  • Special Instructions:

    The Chairman of the Committee shall inform Committee Officers, and in the case of Special Committees the Committee Members, of relevant Committee activities and shall seek, if possible, their advise and cooperation in formulating the Committees views.
    Except as otherwise agreed all Reports, Minutes and other documentation are to be submitted to the General Secretariat.

  • Chairman: Michel DE BEAUMONT (France)
  • Secretary: Shoichi OKUYAMA (Japan)
  • Member: Wolf-Eckart SAJDA (Germany)
  • Co-Chairmen: Rene D. Tegtmeyer (USA)
  • Member: J.S.W. van Gennip (The Netherlands)