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Costa Rica IP Facts
IP office: Registro Nacional website: www.rnpdigital.com
Hague Apostille Convention New Trademarks filed: 24.825
Trademark Law Treaty New Patent time line: aprox. 3-4 years
Multiclass TM Application Free Trade Agreement with US
New Patents filed: 1.535 (2008 WIPO)
New Trademark timeline: aprox. 3 to 4 months.
Costa Rica IP Regulations
On January 1 2017 will enter into force a new edition of the Nice Classification for the Registration of trademarks.
Law No. 6683 of October 14, 1982, regulates Copyright and Related Rights (as amended up to Law No. 8834 of May 3, 2010)
This Law regulates the procedures for enforcement of Intellectual Property.