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Date: 2021-10-15 13:11:27.662387
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Date: 2021-10-15 13:11:57.969746
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Requested from TAPI by Maria Irene Amatorio at
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Oct 15, 2021.
Purpose: To be used as attachment in the reply letter
Date of Coverage: 10/05/2021 - 10/05/2021
Tracking no: #TAPI-078846672834
05 October 2021 Ref. No. FRO-2021-0928-40 MS. MARIA IRENE S. AMATORIO DOST-ASTI TLO DOST-ASTI Bldg., UP Technology Park Complex, C.P. Garcia Avenue, Diliman, Quezon City Email: email@example.com Dear Ms. Amatorio, This pertains to your email dated 28 September 2021 regarding your request for sample current quotations or copies of previous quotations obtained by DOST-TAPI per technology for IP valuation services, PCT filing services, FTO, and IP filing services, or other legal services relevant thereto. Your request was forwarded to the Freedom of Information (FOI) on 29 September 2021 for appropriate action. While our aim is to provide information whenever possible as stated under Executive Order No. 2 (s. 2016) on Freedom of Information, we regret to inform you that your request falls under Item No. 5(a) of Section 3 (General List of Exception), and Item Nos. 9 and 18 of Section 4 (DOST-TAPI List of Exception). Hence, your request is DENIED. We recommend that you directly contact the IP Firms instead in order to get an updated quotation. For further assistance, you may review the FAQ section of the eFOI site at https://www.foi.gov.ph/help. If you are unhappy with this response to your FOI request, you may ask us to carry out an internal review of the response by writing to Atty. Teodoro M. Gatchalian, Assistant Secretary for Legal Affairs of the DOST. Your review request should explain why you are dissatisfied with this response and should be made within fifteen (15) calendar days from the date when you received this letter. We will complete the review and tell you the result within thirty (30) calendar days from the date we receive your review request. Very truly yours, RIZALNIÑO L. NOBLE FOI Receiving Officer Noted by: ROMEO M. JAVATE FOI Decision Maker
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