Bhutan

 

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
Multi-class
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 Any interested party can request the removal of a mark from the register if it has not been used by the registered owner or a licensee during a continuous period of 3 years or longer.
PATENT INFORMATION  
Types of Patent

Substantive with or without priority claims

Priority Convention priority can be claimed
Duration Patents are granted for a term of 20 years from the filing date
Annuities Annuities are payable on the first and each subsequent anniversary of the filing date.  Failure to pay renewal fees when due, or within a three-month period of grace, will lead to lapse of the patent or application. 
DESIGN INFORMATION  
Priority Convention priority can be claimed
Duration Designs have a maximum term of 15 years from the filing date, upon payment of renewal fees
Renewal Renewal fees are payable on the 5th and 10th anniversaries of the filing date