Filing Requirements

Filing Type: National Phase Entry PCT National Phase Entry
Deadline: 30 months
Power of Attorney: Yes*
Assignments: Yes**
Language: Thai
Translation Extension: Yes***
Excess Claims Fee: No
Examination Request: Deferred
Country Notes: * The Power of Attorney requires a simple notarization.

** Assignments do not need to be notarized.

*** Title, Claims and Abstract are required at filing; the remaining translation is required to be filed within 90 days from the filing date.

Filing Requirements

Filing Type: Direct Filing Direct Filing
Deadline: 12 months
Power of Attorney: Yes*
Assignments: Yes**
Language: Thai
Excess Claims Fee: No
Examination Request: Deferred
Country Notes: * The Power of Attorney requires a simple notarization and must be filed within 90 days counted from the filing date.

** Assignments must be signed by the assignor(s) and the assignee(s), but do not need to be notarized. Assignors can sign on separate Assignment forms, although each separate form must contain the assignee’s signature.

• If the applicant and the inventor is the same person, the applicant must submit a signed Statement of the Applicant’s Right. This does not need to be notarized.

• A certified copy of the Priority Document is due within 16 months from the priority date (with details needed at filing).

• Translation or the forms can be submitted late (within 90 days after the filing date), subject to additional charges.

• Unlike PCT national phase entry in Thailand, the Thai translation of a patent application can be filed within 90 days after the filing date in Thailand.

Rouse

Established: 2000

Number of Professional Staff: 40

European Validation RWS European validation agent in Cambodia
National Phase Entry RWS PCT agent in Thailand
Direct Filing RWS Direct (Paris Convention) agent in Thailand

With highly qualified patent agents and attorneys with PhDs across numerous technical areas, Rouse works with both Thai and international companies in almost every identifiable industry to provide patent drafting, prosecution and litigation services.

The firm’s clients range from industry leaders to newly formed start-ups, all of whom receive the same attention to detail, cost-consciousness and personal attention.

Rouse is regularly ranked as a Tier 1 patent firm in Thailand.

The firm is renowned for its promptness in handling IP cases and uses state-of-the-art IT solutions to ensure secure and fast communication with clients.

Specialities

• Aerospace
• Automotive
• Chemical
• Electronics
• Life Sciences
• Mechanical
• Pharmaceutical
• Physics
• Semi-conductor

Contact Information

Mail

Two Pacific Place,
Unit 1401-3, 14th Floor,
142 Sukhumvit Road,
Klongtoey, Bangkok 10110,
Thailand

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Website

www.rouse.com