Increase in fees for Madrid System TM applications
A change in fees payable with respect to Colombia under Article 8(7) of the Madrid Protocol has been published on December 2, 2014,by the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO), and will come into effect on January 1, 2015.
The new fees will be payable where Colombia:
(a) is designated in an international application which is received, or is deemed to have been received under Rule 11(1)(c), by the Office of origin on or after that date; or
(b) is the subject of a subsequent designation which is received by the Office of the Contracting Party of the holder on or after that date, or is filed directly with the International Bureau of WIPO on or after that date; or
(c) has been designated in an international registration which is renewed on or after that date.
To read the complete WIPO Information Notice No. 18/2014, please click here.