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Jordan Power of Attorney for Patents
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Jordan Patent Law

what you need to know

EQUIVALENT SEARCH
Published and granted patents may be searched by title and patentee name
EXAMINATION
As to form, novelty, inventiveness, and industrial applicability
PUBLICATION
Published upon grant in the Official Gazette
OPPOSITION PERIOD
3 months from publication date
ANNUITIES
Due annually on the anniversary of the filing date and payable after the granting of the patent. Grace period of 6 months for late payment with a surcharge
PROTECTION TERM
20 years from filing date

Requirements

Filing Requirements
• POA, legalized
• Copy of certificate of incorporation of the applicant company, certified
• 1 copy of the specifications in English, with Arabic Translation
• 1 set of formal drawings
• An Abstract containing a summary of the main points of the patent specifications and claims
• Patent application Form No. 4 sworn and signed by the inventor(s) as applicant(s) or jointly with applicant(s), legalized
• Certified copy of the claimed priority in language of origin (if applicable), with English and Arabic translations
What you need to know
• Documents must be accompanied with a simple English translation if made in a foreign language
Filing Requirements
• POA, legalized
• Extract from the commercial register showing old and new name, legalized
• For a change of address, no additional documents are required other than POA
What you need to know
• Documents must be accompanied with a simple English translation if made in a foreign language
Filing Requirements
• POA, legalized
• Deed of assignment, legalized
• Copy of certificate of incorporation of the applicant company, certified
What you need to know
• Documents must be accompanied with a simple English translation if made in a foreign language
• Separate POAs are required from assignee and assignor
• Extract from the commercial register of assignee must be submitted for pending patents
Filing Requirements
• POA, legalized
• Certificate of merger, legalized
What you need to know
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Filing Requirements
• POA, legalized
• License agreement, legalized
What you need to know
• Documents must be accompanied with a simple English translation if made in a foreign language
• Documents must be translated into Arabic upon submission