Azerbaijan

classification
CLASSIFICATION
10th edition – multiclass application
SEARCH
Possible for word and device marks
examination
EXAMINATION
On formal, absolute, and relative grounds
opposition
OPPOSITION
3 months from publication date
protection-term
PROTECTION TERM
10 years from filing date and renewable for like periods
use
USE
Vulnerable to cancellation if mark has not been used for 5 years from filing

Possible for responding to office actions

Filing Requirements

Notarized POA required for all of the below procedures

Filing Requirements

  • Copy of priority document, if priority is claimed, certified

What you need to know

  • POA may be submitted within 2 months from filing date
  • Priority document may be submitted within 3 months from filing date
EQUIVALENT SEARCH
No Provisions
opposition
OPPOSITION
6 months from publication date
examination
EXAMINATION
As to novelty, inventive step, and industrial applicability
annuities
ANNUITIES
Due annually on the anniversary of the grant
publications
PUBLICATION
Patent applications are published in the Official Gazette
protection-term
PROTECTION TERM
20 years from the international filing date

Filing Requirements

Simply signed POA required for all of the below procedures

Filing Requirements

  • Copy of the specifications, claims, and abstracts with Azerbaijani and Russian translation
  • 1 set of drawings and the abstract
  • Copy of priority document, if priority is claimed, certified

What you need to know

  • Priority document must be submitted within 3 months from filing date

World Intellectual Property Organization, World Trade Organization (observer status), Hague Agreement, Nairobi Treaty, Madrid Protocol, WIPO Copyright Treaty, WIPO Performances and Phonograms Treaty, Rome Convention, Strasbourg Agreement, Budapest Treaty, Locarno Agreement, Nice Agreement, Phonograms Convention, Berne Convention, Madrid Agreement (Marks), Paris Convention, Patent Cooperation, WIPO Convention, Apostille Convention

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