Sudan (SD)

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 grounds only.

Opposition Procedure

Eight months from the date of notification by the national office (non-extendable).

Time Limit for Responding to Provisional Refusal

One month from the date of the notification of refusal by the Office (extendable).

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


Last updated on: October 28, 2013