As Office of a Designated Contracting Party
The Office does not republish notifications of international registration, subsequent designation or renewal received by the International Bureau.
Absolute and relative grounds.
Three months starting from the first day of the month following the publication in the WIPO Gazette (non-extendable).
|Time Limit for Responding to Provisional Refusal||
Six months from date of issue of notification of provisional refusal (extendable).
|Administrative and judicial remedies in case of refusal issued by the Office||
Possibility of an appeal against any decision of the Office.
Last updated on: January 10, 2014