As Office of a Designated Contracting Party
|Request for extension of protection|
Absolute and relative grounds.
Two months commencing on the day of publication of the mark in the National Trademark Journal (extendable).
|Time Limit for Responding to Provisional Refusal||
Four months from the date of notification of refusal by the Office (extendable).
|Administrative and judicial remedies in case of refusal issued by the Office||
There are two options for overcoming a refusal of protection issued by the Office:
Last updated on: October 28, 2013