As Office of a Designated Contracting Party
|Request for extension of protection|
The Office republishes in the Boletín Oficial de la Propiedad Industria notifications of international registration, subsequent designation and renewal received from the International Bureau.
Absolute grounds. The Office makes available ex officio search on prior rights.
Two months following the publication of the notification of registration in the Official Gazette of Industrial Property (BOPI Boletín Oficial de la Propiedad Industrial) (non-extendable).
|Time Limit for Responding to Provisional Refusal||
Four months from the date of notification to WIPO.
|Administrative and judicial remedies in case of refusal issued by the Office||
Possibility of administrative and judicial remedies.
Last updated on: March 17, 2014