(1) In the course of an examination of an application for which a right of priority is claimed, the Registrar may notify the applicant that the applicant is required to file:
(a) a copy of any earlier application certified in the trade marks office (or its equivalent) of the Convention country in which it was filed; and
(b) if the earlier application is not in English:
(i) a translation of the earlier application into English; and
(ii) a certificate of verification relating to the translation.
(2) If the applicant is the successor in title to the person who made the earlier application, the Registrar may notify the applicant that the applicant is required to file documentary evidence that is sufficient to establish the passing of title to the applicant.