Tuvalu

 

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TRADE MARK INFORMATION  
Classification

International, Nice 10th Edition
Multi-class. An application in Tuvalu must be based on a registered UK trade mark, and must comply exactly with it.

Goods and services registered in th UK can be registered in Tuvalu

Priority Convention priority cannot be claimed
Renewal A Tuvalu registration will remain in force, upon payment of the necessary fees, as long as the corresponding UK registration remains in force.  Renewal fees are payable 10 years from the filing date and every 10 years thereafter
Use provisions The local legislation does not contain any use provisions
PATENT INFORMATION  
Types of Patent Re-registration of UK or EP(UK) patents
Priority Convention priority cannot​ be claimed
Duration A Tuvalu registration will remain in force as long as the corresponding UK registration remains in force.  
Annuities No renewal fees are payable 
DESIGN INFORMATION  
  No independent design protection is available in Tuvalu.  However, a UK registration extends automatically to Tuvalu.