China

 

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 Renewal fees are payable 10 years less 1 day after the registration date, and every 10 years thereafter
Use provisions

Non-use of a mark for a period of 3 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

Priority Convention priority can be claimed
Duration

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

Annuities Accumulated maintenance fees are to be paid at the time of issuance of the Certificate of Registration, and then annual renewal fees are payable on each subsequent anniversary of the filing date falling after grant of the patent
DESIGN INFORMATION  
Priority Convention priority can be claimed
Duration Designs are granted for a term of 10 years from the filing date 
Renewal Accumulated maintenance fees are to be paid at the time of issuance of the Certificate of Registration, and then annual renewal fees are payable on each subsequent anniversary of the filing date falling after registration of the design