IMPORTS: $75.7 BILLION
POPULATION: 17,76 MILLION
TOTAL AREA: 756,096.3 Km2
CURRENCY: PESO (CLP)
OFFICIAL LANGUAGES: SPANISH
Contracting Party of the Paris Convention: YES
Contracting Party of the Madrid System: NO
Trademark Law in Force:
Industrial Property Law No. 19.039
Nice classification, 10th edition
words, names and all distinctive and graphically representable signs as well as sound marks and slogans.
Formal filing requirements:
• Power of Attorney merely signed (no legalization and no notarization required) 30 days after the official request.
• Copy of priority application (in color) and its translation into Spanish within 90 days from filing.
Absolute grounds for refusal: YES
Relative grounds for refusal: YES
30 days from publication date.
Average time from filing to grant:
Approximately 8 months unless any obstacles were raised.
Term of protection:
10 years from the date of registration.
Grace period for renewal: