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How far do prior art searches go?

do we stop at the priority date or at the actual filing date?

why?

in invalidity cases, prior art searches go beyond the actual filing date because they may lead to relevant further prior art, despite being published after the relevant date for a claim. That will inv ... [read more]
I learned something new. Thanks! I think we have to differentiate between the legal view and the searcher view. For the conclusion, the priority date /actual filing date for sure is a binding date to ... [read more]