DESIGNS

EL SALVADOR

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TOTAL AREA: 21,040 KM2
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OFFICIAL LANGUAGES: SPANISH
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WIPO-administered Treaties:

Contracting Party of the Paris Convention: YES.

Contracting Party of the Hague System: NO.

Applicable Law:

Intellectual Property Law 1993.

Grace period for filing applications, from disclosure:

2 years.

Multiple design applications -one application for different embodiments-available:

NO.

Formal filing requirements:

Applicant identification.

Graphic representation of the design.

Payment of official fee.

Classification of the design.

Brief description.

Locarno classification:

YES.

Deferred publication:

YES, up to 12 months.

Registration Proceeding Outline:

Filing. Publication. Oppositions. Decision.

Opposition:

YES, although it is not formal. Observations must be filed within 60 days from publication.

Average time from filing to grant:

6-9 months.

Term of Protection and Maintenance:

10 years from filing date. No maintanenance fees applicable. No extensions available.

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