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About PRV, the Swedish Patent and Registration Office
PRV is a national and international authority responsible for patent, design and trademark protection. Being a PCT authority (RO/ISA/IPEA) since 1978, we are entrusted to examine PCT applications as well as to give preliminary opinion regarding patentability. With 120 patent examiners, we cover all technological fields. PRV has access to first-rate databases and offers search and advisory services in all areas of our operations.
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