Patent Overseas Application

Patent rights are territorial. Therefore, filing a patent in Malaysia only provides the patent owner rights to patent in Malaysia. Therefore, the applicant must file a similar patent to other countries of interest within a stipulated timeframe, depending on the method used.

Paris Convention: If the applicant files patent overseas using Paris Convention, it must be done within 12 months from the first patent application date.

Patent Corporation Treaty (PCT): If the applicant files patent overseas using PCT, it must be done within 30 months from the first patent application date.

Duration:

Up to 1 month from instruction date depending on the requirement for translation of patent specification.

Requirement:

It varies for different countries. Please contact us for more details. We are able to file patents in nearly all countries.

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