Puerto Rico

 
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 
ClassificationInternational, Nice 10th Edition
Single class
Goods and services can be registered
PriorityConvention priority cannot be claimed
Renewal10 years from the registration date (in practice both the application and registration dates are identical), and every 10 years thereafter
There is a 6 month grace period
Use provisionsNon-use of a trade mark on the basis of 5 years from registration renders it vulnerable to an action for cancellation by third parties
PATENT INFORMATION 
Patent protection in Puerto Rico is obtained by registration of patent rights in the United States of America, which covers Puerto Rico.
DESIGN INFORMATION 
Design protection in Puerto Rico is obtained by registration of design rights in the United States of America, which covers Puerto Rico..