|Languages||Allowable language(s) for specification upon filing to obtain filing date||Any|
|Language(s) of translation (language(s) of procedure)||Finnish , Swedish or English (claims and abstract in Finnish or Swedish)|
|PCT||National/regional phase possible||Yes|
|Time limit for entering national/regional phase||31 months from filing/priority date|
|Time limit for filing translation||31 months from filing/priority date (extendible by 2 months)|
|Paris Convention / Direct||Time limit for filing translation||After invitation; Finnish or Swedish translation of claims and abstract before publication of application|
|Certification needed for translation||No, only upon request|
|Certified copy of priority application required||Yes, 16 months from priority date|
|Translation of priority application required||No, only upon request|
|Certification needed for translation of priority application||No|
|EP||Required translations||Claims only if Specification is in English|
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