As Office of a Designated Contracting Party
The Office does not republish notifications of international registration, subsequent designation or renewal received from the International Bureau.
Absolute and relative grounds.
Not provided for in the national legislation.
|Time Limit for Responding to Provisional Refusal||
Three months from date on which the notification of the provisional refusal was received by holder (extendable).
|Administrative and judicial remedies in case of refusal issued by the Office||
If appeal is lodged against refusal of protection there is a two instances internal procedure. Reexamination in the Office, which may be reviewed at the Appeal Council at the Office also.
Last updated on: May 6, 2014