Local PTO, IEPI, has announced that as of May 2nd 2014, all applications should be filed through their new online system.
The system’s efficiency will mainly reduce the time involved in the application process for Trademarks, Copyright and protection of New Plant Varieties.
IEPI also offers different training ways for general users and IP agents. Their staff has also been trained to answers all type of questions. You can find an instruction sheet in IEPI´s web page together with the contact information.
The aim of this new modality is to improve access to the different services provided by the local PTO, facilitate protection to all intellectual property topics and contribute to the cultural heritage of the country.