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Morocco Deed of Assignment for Patents
DOA
Morocco Power of Attorney for Patents
POA

what you need to know

EQUIVALENT SEARCH
Published and granted patents may be searched by title, patentee name, inventors, and priority/PCT number/date
EXAMINATION
As to form, novelty, inventive step and, industrial applicability
PUBLICATION
Applications are published upon grant
OPPOSITION
No provisions
ANNUITIES
Due after grant and payable on the anniversary of the international filing date (for PCT and EP Validation). Grace period of 6 months for late payment with a surcharge
PROTECTION TERM
20 years from the international filing date

Requirements

Filing Requirements
• Copy of International Publication (with ISR if published)
• 2 copies of the specifications in Arabic or French
• 2 sets of drawings in Arabic or French
What you need to know
• Copy of International Publication must be submitted at the time of filing
• Specification and drawings can be submitted within 3 months from filing
Filing Requirements
• POA, simply signed
• Extract from the commercial register evidencing the change of name/address, notarized
What you need to know
• Documents must be submitted in French
Filing Requirements
• POA, simply signed
• Deed of assignment, notarized
What you need to know
• Documents must be submitted in French
• Separate POAs are required from the assignee and assignor
Filing Requirements
• POA, simply signed
• Certificate of merger, notarized
What you need to know
• Documents must be submitted in French
Filing Requirements
• POA, simply signed
• License agreement, notarized
What you need to know
• Documents must be submitted in French