Guatemala

 

TRADE MARK INFORMATION  
Classification International, Nice 10th Edition
Single class system
Services can be registered
Priority Convention priority can be claimed
Renewal 10 years from the registration date, and every 10 years thereafter
 
Use provisions

Non-use of a mark for a period of 5 years from registration renders it open to an action for cancellation by third parties.

PATENT INFORMATION  
Types of Patent

Substantive, with or without priority claim;

PCT national phase

Priority Convention priority can be claimed
Duration Patents are granted for a term of 20 years from their effective filing date
Annuities Annual renewal fees are payable in advance, for the third and each subsequent year from the effective filing date
DESIGN INFORMATION  
Priority Convention priority can be claimed
Duration Designs are registered for an initial term of 10 years from the filing date.  A further 5 years can be obtained on payment of a renewal fee
Renewal A renewal fee is payable before expiry of the initial 10-year term