Republic of Korea (KR)
As Office of a Designated Contracting Party
The Office republishes notifications of international registration and subsequent designation or renewal received from the International Bureau.
Absolute and relative grounds.
Three months from the date of publication on the National Bulletin (non-extendable).
|Time Limit for Responding to Provisional Refusal||
Two months from the date of issuing of the provisional refusal by the Office (extendable after request for extension).
|Administrative and judicial remedies in case of refusal issued by the Office||
In 30 days after receipt of the refusal, the holder may file an objection, which may be appealed at the patent Court of Korea.
Last updated on: 09 February 2012