Six New Jurisdictions Added for Paris Convention Filings

Driven by client demand, we added 30 new countries to our global agent network in 2013, and our most recent additions include six new direct filing destinations: Bolivia, Gulf Cooperation Council, Jordan, Lebanon, Paraguay, and Uruguay. We’ve included all of the specific information and requirements for these jurisdictions below, and a full listing of our agent network is available on our website.

Bolivia (BO)

  • Power of Attorney: Yes
  • Assignments: Yes
  • Language: Spanish
  • Excess Claims Fee: No
  • Examination Request: Deferred
  • Agent: Moeller IP Advisors

Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC)

  • Power of Attorney: Yes
  • Assignments: Yes
  • Language: English & Arabic
  • Excess Claims Fee: No
  • Examination Request: Deferred
  • Agent: Saba & Co.

Jordan (JO)

  • Power of Attorney: Yes
  • Assignments: Yes
  • Language: English & Arabic
  • Excess Claims Fee: No
  • Examination Request: Deferred
  • Agent: Saba & Co.

Lebanon (LB)

  • Power of Attorney: Yes
  • Assignments: Yes
  • Language: English or French
  • Excess Claims Fee: No
  • Examination Request: Deferred
  • Agent: Saba & Co.

Paraguay (PY)

  • Power of Attorney: Yes
  • Assignments: Yes
  • Language: Spanish
  • Excess Claims Fee: No
  • Examination Request: Deferred
  • Agent: Moeller IP Advisors

Uruguay (UY)

  • Power of Attorney: Yes
  • Assignments: No
  • Language: Spanish
  • Excess Claims Fee: Yes
  • Examination Request: Deferred
  • Agent: Moeller IP Advisors

For a complete list of the destinations we offer, download of copy of our Direct (Paris Convention) filing guide.

Also, we are excited to welcome our newest agent to the inovia network, Y.P. Lee, Mock & Partners! One of the leading IP boutique firms in Korea, Y.P. Lee, Mock & Partners staffs 140+ patent attorneys specializing in biotechnology, chemistry, electronics, healthcare, material, mechanical, and pharmaceuticals. In 2013, South Korea was the 9th most popular national stage filing destination for our clients – see the full report here.

 

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