As Office of a Designated Contracting Party
For the time being, the Office republishes in the on-line periodical “The Croatian Intellectual Property Gazette” notifications of international registration, subsequent designation and renewal received from the International Bureau for informational purposes only.
Absolute grounds only (ex-officio procedure).
Three months commencing on the first day of the month following publication in the WIPO Gazette (non-extendable).
|Time Limit for Responding to Provisional Refusal||
For the absolute grounds:
|Administrative and judicial remedies in case of refusal issued by the Office||
A final decision of refusal by the Office can be appealed before the Boards of Appeal (BOA) within 30 days of receipt of the decision.
Last updated on: May 6, 2014