How does a design patent granting process work?

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How does a design patent granting process work?

Each received application is firstly subjected to a so-called patency examination, whereby defects or missing documents are formally listed and analyzed. The examination procedure ends with a Notice of examination or, more unfortunately with a rejection. If the design patent granting succeeds, the registered design is ready to be released.

2017-01-16T11:52:15+00:00January 16th, 2017|