The current version of the Trademark Guidelines (2017) is published exclusively in electronic format. Its structure consists of chapters divided into sections. Any modifications are reflected in the below index through versions with “change tracking”, indicating the date of validity of the corresponding updated section. New sections may also be added posteriorly.

This version replaces the “commercial trademark registration guidelines” previously published by INAPI in 2010.

General Index

Filing

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Abbreviation index

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First section: Regulations

General regulations

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Chapter: Regulatory framework

Section: General regulations

Special regulations

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Chapter: Regulatory framework

Section: Special regulations

International treaties

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Chapter: Regulatory framework

Section: International treaties

Second section: Procedures

Introduction

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Chapter: General aspects

Section: Introduction

Filings

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Chapter: General aspects

Section: Filings (applications, forms, and records)

Powers

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Chapter: General aspects

Section: Powers

Decisions

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Chapter: General aspects

Section: Decisions (administrative proceedings)

Decisions

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Chapter: General aspects

Section: Decisions (contentious proceedings)

Notifications

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Chapter: General aspects

Section: Notifications

Timeframes

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Chapter: General aspects

Section: Timeframes

Fees associated with trademark registrations

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Chapter: General aspects

Section: Fees associated with trademark registrations

Registration procedure summary

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Chapter: Trademark registration application

Section: Registration procedure summary

Contents of the application

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Chapter: Trademark registration application

Section: Contents of the application

Classification

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Chapter: Trademark registration application

Section: Classification

Preliminary examination

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Chapter: Trademark registration application

Section: Preliminary examination

Publishing the application

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Chapter: Trademark registration application

Section: Publishing the application

Substantive examination

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Chapter: Trademark registration application

Section: Substantive examination

Final decision and registration

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Chapter: Trademark registration application

Section: Final decision and registration

Trademark registration application

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Chapter: Trademark registration application

Section: Processing flow of a trademark registration application

Management of registered trademarks

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Chapter: Management of registered trademarks

Section: Introduction

Trademark registration renewal

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Chapter: Management of registered trademarks

Section: Trademark registration renewal

Marginal annotation to trademark registrations

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Chapter: Management of registered trademarks

Section: Marginal annotation to trademark registrations

Application/registration division

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Chapter: Management of registered trademarks

Section: Application/registration division

Introduction

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Chapter: Contentious proceedings (litigations)

Section: Introduction

Provisions in common for all CPC proceedings

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Chapter: Contentious proceedings (litigations)

Section: Provisions in common for all CPC proceedings

Registration invalidity proceedings

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Chapter: Contentious proceedings (litigations)

Section: Registration invalidity proceedings

Introduction

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Chapter: Appeals

Section: Introduction

Factual error correction appeal

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Chapter: Appeals

Section: Factual error correction appeal

Complaint appeal

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Chapter: Appeals

Section: Complaint appeal

General administrative appeals

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Chapter: Appeals

Section: General administrative appeals

General contentious proceedings appeals

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Chapter: Appeals

Section: General contentious proceedings appeals

Industrial Property Law appellate procedure

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Chapter: Appeals

Section: Industrial Property Law appellate procedure