Bolivia

Calle K N°99, Achumani Sector Asilo, La Paz, Bolivia

bolivia@giromartinez.com
+52 55 7100 2530

Power of attorney
(pending)

Carlos Crespo Torrico

Lawyer

Basic practical information

INTERNATIONAL TREATIES

Paris Convention

Yes

Madrid System (Agreement or Protocol)

No

PCT

No

The Hague Agreement

No

Lisbon Agreement for Appellations of Origin

No

Budapest Treaty for Deposit of Microorganisms

No

UPOV for Plan Varieties

Yes
PATENTS

Obligation to file first with national office

No

Allowable language(s) for specification upon filing to obtain filing date

Spanish

Language(s) of translation language(s) of procedure

Spanish

Time Limit for filing translation as of filing date

Not applicable in this jurisdiction

Time limit for filing translation of PCT

Not applicable in this jurisdiction

Certification needed for translation

No

Multiple dependency of claims allowed

Yes

Additional claims fees

No

Power of attorney required for filing application

Yes, 2 months from notification

Certified copy of priority application required

Yes, 16 months from filing

Translation of priority application required

Yes

Certification needed for translation of priority application

No

Obligation to submit prior art

No, only upon request

Restoration of unintentional failure to meet priority term

No

Restoration of unintentional failure to meet priority term (Rules 26bis.3 and 49ter PCT)

Not applicable in this jurisdiction

Time limit for entering national/regional phase

Not applicable in this jurisdiction

Small entity fee reduction possible

No

Legalisation of power of attorney required

Yes, by Apostille

Legalisation of assignment deed required

Original deed, by Apostille
TRADEMARKS

Classification

Nice classification

Multiclass applications

Not applicable in this jurisdiction

Power of attorney required for filing application

Yes, 60 business days from notification

Certified copy of priority application required

Yes, 9 months from filing date

Restoration of unintentional failure to meet a time limit

No

Small entity fee reduction possible

No

Legalization of power of attorney required

Yes, by Apostille

Legalization of assignment deed required

Original deed, by Apostille
DESIGNS

Classification

Locarno classification

Power of attorney required for filing application

Yes, within 30 business days of notification

Certified copy of priority application required

Yes, 9 months from filing

Multiple Deposits

No

Restoration of unintentional failure to meet priority term

No

Small entity fee reduction possible

No

Legalization of power of attorney required

Yes, by Apostille

Legalization of assignment deed required

Original deed, by Apostille
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