The former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia (MK)
Procedures Applying when this Contracting Party is Designated
The Office does not republish the international registration.
The Office carries out an examination as to novelty following opposition by third parties.
Ninety days from the date the international registration is published in the International Designs Bulletin (non-extendable).
|Time Limit for Responding to Refusal||
Sixty days from the date of receipt of the notification (extendable for six months).
|Effect as Grant of Protection||
The international registration has the effect as a grant of protection as from the international registration date.
The creator of the industrial design must be a natural person.
|Representation before the Office||
Holders of international registrations may not file documents or appear before the Office directly. Local representation is required. A list of representatives is available from the Office, or at:
|Fees payable on division of the international registration||
Last updated on: January 24, 2017