DESIGNS

ARGENTINA

GDP: $518,475 BILLION
IMPORTS: $82,956 BILLION
POPULATION: 44,494,502
TOTAL AREA: 2,780,400 KM2
CURRENCY: ARGENTINE PESO ($) (ARS)
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:

Decree-Law 6673/63 on Industrial Designs and Models, as amended by Law 27.444/18, Resolution 250/18, Resolution 252/18 and Decree 353/2019

Grace period for filing applications, from disclosure:

6 months.

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

Multiple designs are allowed. Up to 20 embodiments, provided that must fall under the same Locarno Classification.

Formal filing requirements:

Identification of the applicant.

Description (optional); Drawings.

Priority document, when applicable.

Power of Attorney.

Locarno classification:

YES.

Deferred publication:

No publication takes place.

Registration Proceeding Outline:

Filing. Formal examination. Decision.

Opposition:

NO.

Average time from filing to grant:

From 1 week to a maximum 3 months if priority is claimed.

Term of Protection and Maintenance:

5 years, plus 2 renewal terms of 5 years each.

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