Georgia (GE)

As Office of a Designated Contracting Party

Request for extension of protection
Republication

The Office does not republish notifications of international registration subsequent designation or renewal received from the International Bureau.

Examination Procedure

Absolute and relative grounds.

Opposition Procedure

Statement can be appealed at SAKPATENTI’s Chamber of Appeal no later than three months or Mtskheta Regional Court no later than one month from the date of its publication in the WIPO Gazette of International Marks.

Time Limit for Responding to Provisional Refusal

Three months from publication in the WIPO Gazette of International Marks.

Administrative and judicial remedies in case of refusal issued by the Office

The refusal decision may be appealed internally at the Chamber Of Appeals of the Office or Mtskheta Regional Court.

Last updated on: February 1, 2017