IP PROSECUTION Filing Requirements Validation of EP-PCT

Validation of EP-PCT

  1. Power of Attorney in the applicant’s name. No notarization or legalization is required. Simple signature, including indication of the capacity of company’s representative together with company’s stamp (only, if available) suffice;
  2. Specification, Claims, Summary and Drawings (if available) to be officially translated into Greek;
  3. First page of publication of European patent, resp. PCT Application, incl. Full summary;
  4. Copy of the Decision to Grant of a European Patent (EPO Form 2006).


Validation in Greece of European Patents and Euro-PCTs can only be effected within three (3) months as from the publication date mentioned in the EPO Form 2006. No late filing of documents is admissible.