Islamic Republic of Iran (IR)

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.

Examination Procedure

Absolute and relative grounds.

Opposition Procedure

Thirty days from the date of publication in the Official Gazette after the examination by the Office (non-extendable).

Time Limit for Responding to Provisional Refusal

Sixty days from the date of notification by the Office (non-extendable).

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

Last updated on: March 18, 2014