Perú

Av. Juan Antonio Pezet 131, dep. 1501 San Isidro LIMA 15073 Perú

peru@giromartinez.com
+52 55 7100 2530

Power of attorney
(pending)

Octavio Espinosa

Lawyer

Basic practical information

INTERNATIONAL TREATIES

Paris Convention

Yes

Madrid System (Agreement or Protocol)

No

PCT

Yes

The Hague Agreement on Industrial Designs

No

Lisbon Agreement on Appellations of Origin

Yes

Budapest Treaty for Deposit of Microorganisms

Yes

UPOV for Plan Varieties

Yes

Trademark Law Treaty

Yes

Singapore Treaty on the Law of Trademarks

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 technical documents for PCT procedure

30 months from filing/priority date

Certification needed for translation

Not applicable in this jurisdiction

Multiple dependency of claims allowed

Yes

Additional claims fees

Yes, for each claim exceeding 10 claims

Power of attorney required for filing application

Yes, 2 months from filing date

Certified copy of priority application required

Yes, 16 months from priority date

Translation of priority application required

Yes, with the priority document

Certification needed for translation of priority application

No

Obligation to submit prior art

No

Restoration of unintentional failure to meet priority term

Yes, within 2 months from the lapse of 12 month priority period

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

Yes, as Receiving Office and in national phase

Time limit for entering national phase

30 months from filing/priority date

Small entity fee reduction possible

No

Legalization of power of attorney required

No

Legalization of assignment deed required

Yes, by Notary Public or Consul and apostille
TRADEMARKS

Classification

Nice classification

Multiclass applications

Yes

Power of attorney required for filing application

Yes, 60 working days from filing date

Certified copy of priority application required

Yes, 9 months from priority date

Restoration of unintentional failure to meet a time limit

No

Small entity fee reduction possible

No

Legalization of power of attorney required

No

Legalization of assignment deed required

No, not for original documents; if a copy is filed, then by Notary Public or Consul and apostille
DESIGNS

Classification

Vienna classification

Power of attorney required for filing application

Yes, 30 working days from filing date

Certified copy of priority application required

Yes, 9 months from priority date

Multiple Deposits

No

Restoration of unintentional failure to meet priority term

No

Small entity fee reduction possible

No

Legalization of power of attorney required

No

Legalization of assignment deed required

Yes, by Notary Public or Consul and postille
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