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The process and options for registration of Intellectual Property oversea.

 

There are many options to register for Intellectual Property oversea but there are three regular ways to be applied including National registration , Regional registration and International registration. In this following post, T2H Lawyers would like to provide the process and options for registration of Intellectual Property oversea through three ways mentioned above:

 

1.National registration:

This way is to register for Intellectual Property in seperate countries in which the owner wants to have his rights protected.

  • The process: Filing applications according to each countries’s procedures to the intellectua Property competent agency of that country, applications must be translated in certain language ( normally offical language of this country) and then pay the National filing fee.
  • The formality: Directly or via Intellectual Property Agents, notice that some countries may request to use Intellectual Property Agents.

2.Regional registration:

This way is based on the basis that some countries established Regional agreement to have the Intellectual Property protection in the whole area with only one application containing a claim for the protection. Regional Intellectual Property Offices consits of European Patent Office (EPO),  European Union Intellectual Property Office (EUIPO), African Regional Intellectual Property Organization (ARIPO),…

  • The process: Applicants file only an application according to the provisions of this area to Regional Intellectual Property Office and pay the filing fee.
  • The formality: Via Intellectual Property Agents.

3.International registration:

On the basis of many countries joining the treaties about Intellectual Property such as The 1891 Madrid Protocol and Agreement, The Lahay Agreement,…, Intellectual Property now could be protected in the range of countries involved with only one application. Thus, the owner can make use of the advantages of the this method’s procedures which is simple, convenient, time and money saving in case filing in many countries in once time.

  • The process: Applicants file only an International application (in a single language) according to specified form, ticks the countries that the owner wants to have his rights protected in. Then, sending this applications to the Intellectual Property Office of one member and paying the filing fee.
  • The formality: Via Intellectual Property Agents.

 

Contact T2H Lawyers for more information.

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