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Document Description: Authorization to access Appl. by Trilateral Office
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AUTHORIZATION TO PERMIT
ACCESS TO APPLICATION BY
Send completed form to: Commissioner for Patents
P.O. Box 1450, Alexandria, VA 22313-1450
COMPLETE IF KNOWN
First Named Inventor
Attorney Docket Number
The undersigned hereby grants the USPTO authority to provide the European Patent Office (EPO), the
Japan Patent Office (JPO), the Korean Intellectual Property Office (KIPO), and any other intellectual property
offices in which a foreign application claiming priority to the above-identified application is filed access to the
above-identified patent application. See 37 CFR 1.14(c) and (h).
In accordance with 37 CFR 1.14(h)(3), access will be provided to a copy of the application-as-filed with
respect to: 1) the above-identified application, 2) any foreign application to which the above-identified
application claims priority under 35 USC 119(a)-(d) if a copy of the foreign application that satisfies the
certified copy requirement of 37 CFR 1.55 has been filed in the above-identified US application, and 3) any
U.S. application from which benefit is sought in the above-identified application.
In accordance with 37 CFR 1.14(c), access may be provided to information concerning the date of filing the
Authorization to Permit Access to Application by Participating Offices.
This written authorization should be submitted prior to the filing of a subsequent foreign application, in
which priority is claimed to the above-identified patent application, with any intellectual property office (e.g.,
the EPO, JPO, or KIPO). However, if applicant does not wish