Bahrain

 

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  
Classification International, Nice 10th Edition
Single-class system
Goods and services can be registered
Priority Convention priority can be claimed
Renewal 10 years from the filing date and every 10 years thereafter
Use provisions

Non-use of a mark for a period of 5 years from registration renders it open to an action for cancellation by third parties.

PATENT INFORMATION  
Types of Patent

Substantive with or without priority claims

PCT national phase

Designation in Gulf Cooperation Council patent

Priority Convention priority can be claimed
Duration

Patents are granted for a term of 20 years from the effective filing date

Annuities

Annuities are payable annually on each anniversary of the filing date of the patent, after the grant of the patent.  Failure to pay any annuities when due, or within a six month grace period thereafter along with a late fine, will result in the lapse of the patent.  

DESIGN INFORMATION  
Priority Convention priority can be claimed
Duration

Registered designs are valid for a term of 10 years from the filing date of the application, which term is extensible for a further 5 years upon payment of a renewal fee.  

Renewal Annuities are payable annually on each anniversary of the publication date of the design.  Failure to pay any annuities when due, or within a six month grace period thereafter along with a late fine, will result in the lapse of the design registration.