Wednesday, November 15 2023   \  Published by Wisdom International Patent & Tax Office .

Expedited Examination of Design Patents in Taiwan Starts September 1, 2023

Expedited Examination of Design Patents in Taiwan Starts September 1, 2023

The Taiwan Intellectual Property Office (TIPO) will accept requests for accelerating examination of design patents starting from September 1, 20231. Currently it takes 6-10 months to examine a design patent application, and the new program is expected to effectively shortened the wait time.

Below is a brief overview of the Accelerated Examination Program for Design Patents:

(1) Application Timing:

During the period after receiving the TIPO Official Notification that the examination is about to be conducted, and before receiving the first Office Action. Read more

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