As Office of a Designated Contracting Party
|Request for extension of protection|
The Office republishes notifications of international registration, subsequent designation or renewal received from the International Bureau.
Absolute and relative grounds.
Two months from the date of the republication of the international registration (extendable once, for only one month).
|Time Limit for Responding to Provisional Refusal||
One month from the date of notification by the Office (extendable for one further month, if required by an interested person).
|Administrative and judicial remedies in case of refusal issued by the Office||
Administrative and /or arbitration appeal.
Last updated on: January 10, 2014