Supported patent filings
|Deadline:||3 months (from the date of publication of mention of grant)|
PCT National Phase Entry
|Power of Attorney:||Yes|
|Language:||English or Norwegian*|
|Excess Claims Fee:||Yes***|
|Examination Request:||Automatically examined|
|Country Notes:||* Before a patent is granted, a translation of the claims into Norwegian has to be filed if originally filed in English. It is recommended to do this just prior to grant.
** The English or Norwegian translation (in case of non-EN application) can be submitted within two months from the filing date.
*** An amendment to reduce the claims may be submitted. Any amendments made will incur additional translation costs.
• Small entity status: companies with less than 20 employees do not have to pay the examination fee, and pay a lower basic fee.