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.
Absolute grounds only.
Three months starting on the date of publication in the WIPO Gazette (non-extendable).
|Time Limit for Responding to Provisional Refusal||
Five months from date of issuing of notification by the Office (extendable).
|Administrative and judicial remedies in case of refusal issued by the Office||
Internal administrative procedure at the Trademarks and Design Division regarding refusal issued by the Office.
Last updated on: September 19, 2014