Jordan

 

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
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

Whoever is interested may apply to the Registrar for the cancellation of any trade mark registered in the name of a third party if its registrant has not actually used it continuously for a period of 3 years preceding the application, unless the registrant proves that non-use has been due to special circumstances in the trade or to justifiable reasons which prevented use.

PATENT INFORMATION  
Types of Patent

PCT national phase;

Substantive with or without priority claim

Priority Convention priority can be claimed
Duration 20 years from the effective filing date
Annuities Renewal fees are payable annually, calculated from the filing date but only commencing at the time of registration, at which point the relevant accumulated back annuities are payable along with the registration fee.  Subsequent annuities are payable on each anniversary of the filing date of the application. There is a 6-month grace period available on payment of a late fine
DESIGN INFORMATION  
Priority Convention priority can be claimed
Duration The term of industrial design protection is 15 years starting on the date of filing the application or the priority date (if claimed) and this term is not extendable 
Renewal No renewal fees are currently payable in respect of Jordanian designs