Barbados

Lysaght offers a complete IP service in this country, assisting clients in the filing, registration, recordal and renewal of their IP rights. For further information and our prices, please e-mail us with your specific enquiry.
TRADE MARK INFORMATION 
ClassificationInternational, Nice 10th Edition
Single class
Goods and services can be registered
PriorityConvention priority can be claimed
Renewal10 years from the registration date, and every 10 years thereafter
There is a 6 month grace period available on payment of a late fine
Use provisionsNon-use of a trade mark for a period of 5 years from registration renders it vulnerable to an action for cancellation by third parties.  A statement of use or non-use is required upon renewal of a mark
PATENT INFORMATION 
Types of PatentSubstantive with or without priority claim
PCT national phase
PriorityConvention priority can be claimed
Duration20 years from the effective filing date
AnnuitiesRenewal fees are due for payment annually, on the first and each subsequent anniversary of the effective filing date
There is a 6 month grace period available
DESIGN INFORMATION 
PriorityConvention priority can be claimed
Duration15 years from the filing date
RenewalRenewals are due for payment on the 5th and 10th anniversaries of the effective filing date
There is a 6 month grace period available