Trademark

Lebanon

REGISTRATION

Conventional
Word Mark Yes
Device Mark Yes
Series Mark No
Collective Mark Yes
Certification Mark No
Non Conventional
3 D Mark No
Sound Mark No
Scent Mark No
Slogan Mark Yes
Motion Mark No
Colour Mark Yes
Shape Mark No
Taste Mark No
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
1 week
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
1 week
Deadline to File the Reply
N/A
Permissible Extension
N/A
Period of Permissible Extension
N/A
Prior to Registration
No
Post Registration
Yes
Prior to Registration
N/A
Post Registration
2 - 3 months
Initial Term
15 Years
Effective Date From
Date of Registration
Power of Attorney
Consulate Legalized
Incorporation Certificate
Consulate Legalized
Home / Foreign Registration Certificate (with required translation)
Consulate Legalized
Declaration / Affidavit of USE
Not Required
Priority Document (with required translation)
Certified
Declaration of Ownership
Consulate Legalized
Declaration of Nationality / Residence
Consulate Legalized
Power of Attorney
with application
Incorporation Certificate
with application
Home / Foreign Registration Certificate (with required translation)
with application
Declaration / Affidavit of USE
N/A
Priority Document (with required translation)
3 months
Declaration of Ownership
with application
Declaration of Nationality / Residence
with application
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
N/A
Effective Date for Use Period
N/A

OPPOSITION AND COUNTER REPLY

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

RENEWALS

Intial Term
15 years
Subsequent Renewal Term
15 years
Grace Period
Yes,3 months
Restoration
No
Change of Agent/Service Address required
Yes,1 month
Expected Time for Issuance of Renewal Certificate
3 - 4 months
Power of Attorney
Consulate Legalized
Registration Certification
Copy
Last Renewal Certificate
Copy
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. 1 month