The e-Patentes/Parecer system allows the user of Brazilian National Institute of Industrial Property (INPI) to access reports generated in accordance with Article 35 of Law 9.279/96, during the technical examination of patent applications. The reports are available as PDF files with electronic signature, as well, the cited prior art documents are also available. The main objective of this system is to facilitate access to documents produced by the INPI patent examiners and expedite the manifestation of the applicant within the period specified by Article 36 of Law 9.279/96.The system provides 410664 reports and 26020 cited prior art documents and, since its started, permited the access to 2372191 documents (2199426 reports e 172765 cited documents). The last journal available is the journal number 2385.
INPI - DIRPA - Directorate of Patents - 2012 / 654 online users. / Version: 2.0 (07/05/2012)