Paraguay

 

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
Multi-class
Goods and 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 or more renders it open to an action for cancellation by third parties.

PATENT INFORMATION  
Types of Patent Substantive with or without priority claims
Priority

Convention priority can be claimed

Duration 20 years from the filing date
Annuities Renewal fees  are due annually, in advance, on the anniversary of the filing date, with the first fee falling due on the second anniversary of the filing date (i.e. in respect of the third year).  
DESIGN INFORMATION  
Priority

Convention priority can be claimed

Duration Designs are registered for a term of 15 years
Renewal Renewal payments are due on the 5th and 10th anniversaries of the filing date, and the renewal application must be filed before the expiration date - there is no grace period available for the late payment of a renewal fee after the due date.