Trademark

El Salvador

REGISTRATION

Conventional
Word Mark Yes
Device Mark Yes
Series Mark Yes
Collective Mark Yes
Certification Mark Yes
Non Conventional
Slogan Mark Yes
Scent Mark Yes
Sound Mark Yes
3 D Mark Yes
Motion Mark No
Colour Mark No
Shape Mark Yes
Taste Mark Yes
Texture Mark No
Position Mark No
Well Known Trademark
Yes
Nice Classification
Yes, 11th Edition
Old British Classification
No
National Classification
No
Type of Class
Multi Class
Time of Examination
Pre - Publication
Time Frame for Issuance of Examination Report
N/A
Deadline to File the Reply
N/A
Permissible Extension
N/A
Period of Permissible Extension
N/A
Time of Examination
Pre - Publication
Time Frame for Issuance of Examination Report
2 Months
Deadline to File the Reply
4 Months
Permissible Extension
N/A
Period of Permissible Extension
N/A
Prior to Registration
Yes
Post Registration
No
Prior to Registration
6 Months
Post Registration
N/A
Initial Term
10 Years
Effective Date From
Date of Registration
Power of Attorney
Apostille
Incorporation Certificate
Consulate Legalized
Home / Foreign Registration Certificate (with required translation)
Consulate Legalized
Declaration / Affidavit of USE
Consulate Legalized
Priority Document (with required translation)
Certified
Declaration of Ownership
Consulate Legalized
Declaration of Nationality / Residence
Consulate Legalized
Power of Attorney
4 Months
Incorporation Certificate
N/A
Home / Foreign Registration Certificate (with required translation)
2-4 Months
Declaration / Affidavit of USE
2-4 Months
Priority Document (with required translation)
3 Months
Declaration of Ownership
2-4 Months
Declaration of Nationality / Residence
2-4 Months
Power of Attorney
N/A
Incorporation Certificate
N/A
Home / Foreign Registration Certificate (with required translation)
N/A
Declaration / Affidavit of USE
N/A
Priority Document (with required translation)
N/A
Declaration of Ownership
N/A
Declaration of Nationality / Residence
N/A
Use Period
5 Years
Effective Date for Use Period
Date of Registration

OPPOSITION AND COUNTER REPLY

Opposition Period
1 Year
Counter Opposition Period
1 Year
Acceptable Grounds of Opposition
Prior Registration with National Trademark Office Yes
Prior International / Global Registration No
Prior Use in the Application Country No
Bad Faith No
Well - Known Yes
Others (specify) No
Expected Time for Issuance of Decision
1 Year

RENEWALS

Intial Term
10 Years
Subsequent Renewal Term
10 Years
Grace Period
Yes, 6 Months
Restoration
No
Change of Agent/Service Address required
No
Expected Time for Issuance of Renewal Certificate
5-6 Months
Power of Attorney
Apostille
Registration Certification
Not Required
Last Renewal Certificate
Not Required
Declaration / Affidavit of USE
Not Required

RECORDALS

Change of Agent
Change of Agent/Service Address required Yes
Confirm if recordals are permissible for pending applications. Yes
Approximate time frame for issuance of recordal certificates. 2-3 Months