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ARIPO PATENTS - JAH CO.IP
ARIPO PATENTS

FILING REQUIREMENTS

NON-PCT APPLICATION

1- Power of attorney, simply signed.

2- 1 set of the specification, claims, and an abstract in English.

3- 1 set of the formal drawings, if available.

4- Copy of priority document, if priority is claimed.

5- Deed of assignment.

 

PCT APPLICATION

 

(i) Power of Attorney (simply signed) – can be late filed within two months;

(ii) Specification, claims, drawings, and abstract in English – required on the day of filing;

(iii) Assignment of Invention – can be late filed, no set deadline;

(iv)Copy of PCT International advertisement – required on day of filing;

(v)Copy of International Search Report – can be late filed, no set deadline; and

(vi)Copy of International Preliminary Examination Report – can be late filed, no set deadline.

 

SEARCH OPTIONS

 

 

There are search options available for official search as long as they are granted and published in the official gazette.

 

 

GRACE PERIOD

 

6 MONTHS grace period with surcharge for late payment of fees.

 

 

ANNUITIES

 

Also note that annuity fees are payable on pending applications from the anniversary of filing.