Sao Tome and Principe (ST)
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.
Three months from the date of the publication in the National Bulletin.
|Time Limit for Responding to Provisional Refusal||
Three months from the date of notification of the provisional refusal from the Office (non-extendable).
|Administrative and judicial remedies in case of refusal issued by the Office||
Holders can make a claim to SENAPI in the first instance. If the holder is not satisfied with the decision by SENAPI, he may go to the Court.
Last updated on: December 10, 2008