|Languages||Allowable language(s) for specification upon filing to obtain filing date||Any|
|Language(s) of translation (language(s) of procedure)||German|
|PCT||National/regional phase possible||Yes|
|Time limit for entering national/regional phase||30 months from filing/priority date|
|Time limit for filing translation||30 months from filing/priority date|
|Paris Convention / Direct||Time limit for filing translation||3 months from ling date (12 months if ling language is French or English)|
|Certification needed for translation||Yes|
|Certified copy of priority application required||Yes, 16 months from priority date (uncertifed)|
|Translation of priority application required||Yes, if not in German, English, French, Spanish or Italian, 1 month from filing priority document|
|Certification needed for translation of priority application||Yes|
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