Electronic Filing of the Translations of the Patent Specifications of the European Patents Validated in Estonia Started at the Estonian Patent Office

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Electronic filing of the translations of the patent specifications of the European   patents validated in Estonia at the Estonian Patent Office via a portal of electronic filing of applications for legal protection of industrial property at the address  https://online.epa.ee/ started on 27 November 2008.

The Estonian ID card and its reader are required for the entry into the portal.

An application for validation of the European patent in Estonia can be compiled by anyone, who has entered the portal with the Estonian ID card. But an application can be officially filed with the Estonian Patent Office only when it is digitally signed by the applicant or the patent attorney. Upon request it is possible to receive a notification of the acceptance of the translation of the patent specification of the European patent validated in Estonia, which can be saved or printed out from the Estonian Patent Office.