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Foreign filing information

PCT national stage entry

european validation Direct file pct stage

IR

Filing requirements

Deadline: 30 months
Power of Attorney: Yes*
Assignments: Yes**
Language: Persian (also known as Farsi)
Translation Extension: No
Excess Claims Fee: No
Examination Request: No

Country notes

    *Power of Attorney must be legalized up to the Iranian consulate and must be filed within 60 days from notification date. The consulate will provide instructions on the procedure that is required; note that costs will be incurred for this.

    **Deed of assignment must be legalized up to the Iranian consulate and must be filed within 60 days from notification date.

  • All supported documents must be submitted in Persian and additional translation charges will apply.

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Direct (Paris Convention) filing

european validation Direct file pct stage

IR

Filing requirements

Power of Attorney: Yes*
Assignments: Yes**
Language: Persian (also known as Farsi)
Excess Claims Fee: No
Examination Request: No

Country notes

    *Power of Attorney must be legalized up to the Iranian consulate and must be filed within 60 days from notification date. The consulate will provide instructions on the procedure that is required; note that costs will be incurred for this.

    **Deed of assignment must be legalized up to the Iranian consulate and must be filed within 60 days from notification date.

  • A certified copy of the priority document and its certified English translation (if the priority is not in English or Farsi) are required at the time of filing the application. Late filing of the documents is possible within 60 days from notification date of the patent office but will result in a late fee, invoiced by the agent. If the documents are submitted after filing, but before the notification of missing documents from the patent office, then no late fee will apply.

  • All supported documents must be submitted in Persian and additional translation charges will apply.

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