Patents Bill

  • enacted

Re-examination after acceptance

88 Re-examination of complete specification before patent is granted
  • (1) The Commissioner may, and must if requested to do so by any person, re-examine a complete specification patent application and the complete specification relating to the application on or after the date of the publication of the accepted complete specification if the patent has not been granted.

    (2) A request under subsection (1) must be made in the prescribed manner (if any).

    (2) A request under subsection (1) must—

    • (a) specify 1 or more of the grounds set out in section 87A that the person wants the Commissioner to consider; and

    • (b) be made in the prescribed manner (if any).