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Q8. Essential Description in “Summary of Invention”

Q8. Essential Description in “Summary of Invention”
 Are there legal requirements for the description in “Summery of Invention”? If yes, what should be written down?

A8. Yes, Art.24-2 of Regulation requires to state the features which are necessary for a person skilled in the art to recognize the technical significance of the invention, including the problems to be solved by the invention, technical means used for solving the problems and the others. Therefore, at least the description of a technical problem and a solution to the problem are necessary. The others, such as an advantageous effect of the invention, are not necessary unless they are essential for the skilled person to recognize the technical significance.