Single/Multi-Class Jurisdiction

A single application may include several classes.

Can services be registered


Can priority be claimed


Is the International Classification


Documentation required to file
  1. Power of attorney, simply signed. A general power may be used for subsequent filings. 
  2. Copy of priority document, if priority is claimed, certified. 
  3. 5 prints of the mark for each application 
Opposition period after publication

3 months  

Renewal due

10 years from the filing date

Grace Period

6 months grace period 

Documents required to renew

Documents required for renewal Power of attorney, simply signed. 

Proof of use due

None due

Documents required to file proof of use


Can be struck off for non-use

A mark becomes vulnerable to an action for cancellation if it not was used in the preceding 5 years. 

Countries of Representation and IP Information