As Office of a Designated Contracting Party
|Request for extension of protection|
The Office does not republish notifications of international registrations, subsequent designations or renewals received from the International Bureau.
Provisional refusal based on absolute grounds.
Opposition procedure started in the Italian Office from May 2011
|Time Limit for Responding to Provisional Refusal||
Three months from date of issue of notification of refusal sent by the Office (extendable).
|Administrative and judicial remedies in case of refusal issued by the Office||
Within 3 months it is possible to submit objections to the provisional refusal.
Last updated on: May 12, 2014