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PCT based National phase applications entry time in US

Thursday, August 18th, 2011

The national phase entry of a PCT application is ought to be within either 30 or 31 months from the earliest filing or priority date associated with the PCT application (Article 22). As the legal parameters such as patent filing, enforcement etc., are under the jurisdiction of individual countries patents act, so is the case with selection of 30/31 months for national phase entry. Blog US National phase entry timelines – FTO context