Colombia

 

TRADE MARK INFORMATION  
Classification International, Nice 10th Edition
Multi-class
Services can be registered
Priority Convention priority can be claimed
Renewal Renewal fees are payable the day before the expiry of the 10th anniversary of 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.  Proof of use in one of the other Andean Pact countries (Bolivia, Ecuador, Peru and Venezuela) may prevent cancellation.

PATENT INFORMATION  
Types of Patent

Substantive, with or without priority;

PCT national phase

Priority Convention priority can be claimed
Duration 20 years from the effective filing date
Annuities

Annuities are payable on the last day of the month containing each anniversary of the national filing date falling after the grant date of a patent.

DESIGN INFORMATION  
Priority Convention priority can be claimed
Duration Registered designs have an inextensible term of 10 years from the filing date
Renewal No renewal fees are payable