The Office does not accept the following terms of the Class Headings listed below.
|Representation before the Office||
Local representation (attorney at law, a patent attorney, a notary or anyone having residence) is required if the holder of an international registration does not have a residence or an industrial establishment in Austria.
|Collective and Guarantee Marks||
Regulations governing the use of a collective mark must be sent to the Office within four months from the date the provisional refusal is sent in this regard (extendable).
No specific procedure. Recording upon request.
Other than formalities, in certain cases the Office examines applications resulting from transformation on absolute grounds also. The following fees are required: application fee of 300 Euro for three classes; 72 Euro for each additional class.
Last updated on: January 10, 2014