Argentina

Calle Arroyo 897, 5 B, Ciudad Autónoma de Buenos Aires, República Argentina

argentina@giromartinez.com
+52 55 7100 2530

Power of attorney
(pending)

Pablo Gramajo

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

Any

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

Spanish

Time Limit for filing translation as of filing date

10 working days from filing date

Time limit for filing translation of PCT

Not applicable in this jurisdiction

Certification needed for translation

Yes

Multiple dependency of claims allowed

Yes

Additional claims fees

Yes, for each claim exceeding 10 claims

Power of attorney required for filing application

Yes, 40 working days from filing date

Certified copy of priority application required

Yes, at any time or upon request

Translation of priority application required

Yes, 3 months from filing date of priority document

Certification needed for translation of priority application

Yes

Obligation to submit prior art

No

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

Yes (except for foreign commercial companies)

Legalisation of power of attorney required

Yes, by Consul or Apostille

Legalisation of assignment deed required

Yes, by Consul or Apostille
TRADEMARKS

Classification

Nice classification, plus description of goods and/or services

Multiclass applications

No

Power of attorney required for filing application

Yes, 40 working days from filing date

Certified copy of priority application required

Yes, 90 days 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 Consul or Apostille

Legalization of assignment deed required

Yes, by Consul or Apostille
DESIGNS

Classification

Locarno classification

Power of attorney required for filing application

Yes, 40 working days from filing date

Certified copy of priority application required

Yes, 90 days from filing date

Multiple Deposits

Yes, maximum 20, belonging to the same Locarno class

Restoration of unintentional failure to meet priority term

No

Small entity fee reduction possible

No

Legalization of power of attorney required

Yes, by Consul or Apostille

Legalization of assignment deed required

Yes, by Consul or Apostille