As Office of a Designated Contracting Party
|Request for extension of protection|
The Office does not republish notifications of international registration, subsequent designation or renewal received from the International Bureau.
Absolute and relative grounds.
Twelve months from the date of publication in the WIPO Gazette (non-extendable).
|Time Limit for Responding to Provisional Refusal||
Three months from date of notification of the provisional refusal notified to the holder.
|Administrative and judicial remedies in case of refusal issued by the Office|
Last updated on: October 6, 2009