Corresponding applications

Corresponding applications: PCT national phase applications

9.45 The Singapore application and the prescribed office application referred to in the definition of corresponding applications under Section 2(1) also include PCT application that has entered the national phase in Singapore or the prescribed office, respectively. Based on the requirements as elaborated above, in the following scenarios (1)(m)-(1)(t) presented in Section 9J of these Guidelines, the final results in the prescribed office may be used as the basis for a supplementary examination of the Singapore application. [See Diagrams 13-20]