Liechtenstein (LI)

Procedures Applying when this Contracting Party is Designated


The Office does not republish international registrations or renewals.

Examination Procedure

The Office does not carry out a substantive examination.

Opposition Period


Time Limit for Responding to Refusal


Effect as Grant of Protection

The international registration has the effect as a grant of protection as from the international registration date.

Representation before the Office

Holders of international registrations may not appear or file documents directly before the Office. A list of IP representatives (patent agents, lawyers) allowed to practice before the Office may be obtained directly or at:

Fees payable on division of the international registration

Not applicable.

Last updated on: September 27, 2016