Zambia (ZM)

As Office of a Designated Contracting Party

Request for extension of protection

The Office does not republish notifications of international registrations, subsequent designations or renewal received from the International Bureau.

Examination Procedure

Absolute and relative grounds.

Opposition Procedure

Two months from the date of publication by the International Bureau.

Time Limit for Responding to Provisional Refusal

Two months from the date of notification of provisional refusal by the International Bureau.

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

Last updated on: October 25, 2012