Country code: HU
Location: Central Europe, northwest of Romania
Area: total: 93,030 sq km (water: 690 sq km; land: 92,340 sq km)
Population: 10,045,407 (July 2003 est.)
Capital: Budapest
Languages: Hungarian 98.2%, other 1.8%
Currency: forint
Religions: Catholic 67.5%, Calvinist 20%, Lutheran 5%, atheist and other 7.5%
Industries: mining, metallurgy, construction materials, processed foods, textiles, pharmaceuticals, motor vehicles
Agriculture - products: wheat, corn, sunflower seed, potatoes, sugar beets, pigs, cattle, poultry, dairy products
Exports - commodities: machinery and equipment 57.6%, other manufactures 31.0%, food products 7.5%, raw materials 1.9%, fuels and electricity 1.9%
Imports - commodities: machinery and equipment 51.6%, other manufactures 35.3%, fuels and electricity 8.2%, food products 2.9%, raw materials 2.0%





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1. Applicant’s name and address

2. One representation of the mark (in color if claimed)

3. List of goods/ services according to the Nice classification

4. Priority data (if priority is claimed)

 


Filing requirements:

1. Applicant’s name and address

2. Inventor’s name and address

3. Specification with claims, abstract and drawings for translation

4. Priority data (if priority is claimed)

 


Filing requirements:

1. Applicant’s name, address and nationality

2. Name and address of the author

3. Description of the design

4. Drawings or photographs of the design (at least one set, 3 sets recommended)

 

Can be filed later:

5. Power of Attorney, no notarization

6. Priority documents (if priority is claimed), to be filed within three months from the filing date

 

Can be filed later:

5. Power of Attorney, no notarization

6. Inventor’s Declaration

7. Priority documents (if priority is claimed), to be filed within three months from the filing date

 

Can be filed later:

5. Power of Attorney, no notarization

6. Priority data (if any)

7. Priority documents (if priority is claimed), to be filed within three months from the filing date

 

Use of the mark: compulsory
Non-use period:
5 years after the registration date
Duration of protection: 10 years after the filing date or last renewal date

 

Examination:

- patent - formal and substantial examination - valid for 20 years

 

Duration of protection: 5 years after the filing date

 

Renewals:

1. Applicant’s name and address

2. Name of Trademark and Reg. No.

3. Classes and list of goods/services

4. Power of Attorney, no notarization

 

Annuities:

- accumulated and payable after the publication of the application

- subsequent annuities are payable before the anniversary of the filing date

 

Renewal: four times for a period of 5 years

 

Assignment:

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2. Original Assignment (or its Certified copy) or a signed and sealed Assignment form, notarization is required

 

Assignment:

1. Signed and sealed Powers of Attorney in the name of the Assignor and the Assignee, no legalization

2. Original Assignment (or its Certified copy) or a signed and sealed Assignment form, notarization is required

 

Assignment:

1. Signed and sealed Powers of Attorney in the name of the Assignor and the Assignee, no legalization

2. Original Assignment (or its Certified copy) or a signed and sealed Assignment form, notarization is required

 

Forms:

Power of Attorney

Assignment     Declaration

 

Forms:

Power of Attorney

Assignment     Declaration

Inventor's     Declaration

 

Forms:

Power of Attorney

 

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