Filing Requirements

Filing Type: National Phase Entry PCT National Phase Entry
Deadline: 31 months
Power of Attorney: Yes*
Assignments: No
Language: Uzbek or Russian
Translation Extension: Yes**
Excess Claims Fee: No
Examination Request: Optional at filing or deferred
Country Notes: * At least a copy of Power of Attorney shall be presented at filing. Original Power of Attorney has to be filed within two months from filing. Please note that the due date is not extendable. No additional costs are involved in filing the Power of Attorney.

** Translation of the claims must be filed when filing the application. The full translation can be filed within two months from filing. No additional costs are involved in filing the translation.

• Amendments can be made at filing.

• The request for examination is to be filed within three years from the international filing date but can be filed also at filing the application.

• The Uzbekistan Patent Office may request a Russian translation of the Written Opinion and IPER. If a Russian translation of the Written Opinion and IPER is not provided at filing, the Uzbekistan Patent Office is likely to issue a formal Office Action requesting it.

Filing Requirements

Filing Type: Direct Filing Direct Filing
Deadline: 12 months
Power of Attorney: Yes*
Assignments: No
Language: Uzbek or Russian
Excess Claims Fee: Yes**
Examination Request: Deferred
Country Notes: * At least a copy of Power of Attorney shall be presented at filing. Original Power of Attorney has to be filed within two months from filing. Please note that the due date is not extendable. No additional costs are involved in filing the Power of Attorney.

** For each additional independent claim after one.

• Translation of the claims must be filed when filing the application. The full translation can be filed within two months from filing. No additional costs are involved in filing the translation.

• Late filing of the application is possible within two months after the expiration of the said 12-month period, however, the applicant must present good reasons (not depending on the applicant) showing why the due date was missed.

• The request for examination is to be filed within three years from the national filing date but can be filed also at filing the application.

• A certified copy of the Priority Document and its certified Russian translation must be filed within three months from the application filing date.

Papula-Nevinpat

Established: 1975

Number of Professional Staff: 100+

European Validation RWS European validation agent in Finland
National Phase Entry RWS PCT agent in Eurasia, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Russia, Ukraine and Uzbekistan
Direct Filing RWS Direct (Paris Convention) agent in Eurasia, Russia, Ukraine and Uzbekistan

Papula-Nevinpat is one of Finland’s biggest patent and trademark agencies, offering a complete service in patent applications in Finland, across the Baltic states and CIS countries. Its head office is based in Helsinki with nine offices across Finland, Russia, Ukraine, Belarus, Kazakhstan and Uzbekistan.

Specialities

• Biotechnology
• Chemical Science
• Electrical
• Information Technology
• Mechanical
• Nanotechnology
• Optics
• Pharmaceutical
• Polymer Technology
• Software
• Telecommunication

Contact Information

Mail

P.O. Box 981,
FI-00101,
Helsinki,
Finland

Courier

Mechelininkatu 1 a,
00180,
Helsinki,
Finland