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.

Creator requirements

Not applicable.

Priority documents

Not applicable.

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