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Can a PCT application, filed with piority, be withdrawn and refiled, and retain the original, now lapsed, priority?

I have filed a US provisional patent application last year. I filed a US non-provisional and PCT applications within the 12 month limit of the provisional and claimed the provisional as priority. The ...
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General and specific feature

I'm trying to understand the relationship between a general and a specific feature. I'm specifically relating to an EPO guideline: Generic disclosure and specific examples In considering novelty, it ...
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How/where to download large amount of patent applications?

I am trying to find out how/where I can download large amount of patent application data. I'm particularly interested in readable data e.g. XML rather than PDF files which can be processed by machines....
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