Country code: KG
Location: Central Asia, west of China
Area: total: 198,500 sq km (water: 7,200 sq km; land: 191,300 sq km)
Population: 4,892,808 (July 2003 est.)
Capital: Bishkek
Languages: Kyrgyz - official language, Russian - official language
Currency: Kyrgyzstani som
Religions: Muslim 75%, Russian Orthodox 20%, other 5%
Industries: small machinery, textiles, food processing, cement, shoes, sawn logs, refrigerators, furniture, electric motors, gold, rare earth metals
Agriculture - products: tobacco, cotton, potatoes, vegetables, grapes, fruits and berries, sheep, goats, cattle, wool
Exports - commodities: cotton, wool, meat, tobacco, gold, mercury, uranium, natural gas, hydropowe, machinery, shoes
Imports - commodities: oil and gas, machinery and equipment, chemicals, foodstuffs





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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 into the official language

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)

5. Priority data (if any)

 

Can be filed later:

5. Power of Attorney, notarization is recommended

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, notarization is recommended

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, notarization is recommended

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

 

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Non-use period:
3 years after the registration date
Duration of protection: 10 years after the filing date or last renewal date

 

Examination:

- Provisional patent - only formal examination - valid for 7 years

- Patent – formal and substantial examination – valid for 20 years

 

Duration of protection:

Provisional – formal examination – valid for 7 years

Full - complete examination - valid for 10 years

 

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:

- for provisional patent payable from the first year

- for patent payable annually from the 3rd year

 

Renewal: once for a period of 5 years

 

Assignment:

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

 

Forms:

Power of Attorney

Assignment     Declaration

 

Forms:

Power of Attorney

 

Forms:

Power of Attorney

 

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