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1200 Appeal

1206, I: clarify 1.116 vs. 41.33

1206, I (11/2015) says:

> The entry of an amendment (which may not include a new affidavit,declaration, exhibit or other evidence) submitted in an application on appeal is governed by 37 CFR 41.33, not 37 CFR 1.116.

However, 37 CFR 41.33(a) states that:

> Amendments filed after the date of filing an appeal ... and prior to the date a brief is filed ... may be admitted as provided in ยง1.116 ... .

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1800 Patent Cooperation Treaty

1893: Expressly reference amendments outside Chapter II

I think 1893 (Nov. 2015) and its subsections could improve clarity on the national-stage status of amendments other than those made during Chapter II. Currently:

- 1893.01(d) mentions that a translation in the national stage should incorporate any Rule 26 corrections or Rule 91 rectifications.

- 1893.03(e), I. references the WIPO pamphlet of the application, but does not specify the effect of any republications.... more »

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