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Honduras

Patent filing & translation requirements

Below we’ve listed the patent filing and translation requirements for Honduras. Whilst we endeavour to ensure these regulations remain up-to-date, they are subject to change. We advise you check with the local patent office or relevant counsel regarding any questions about country specific regulations.

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Direct Route: Filing & Translation Requirements in Honduras
LanguageSpanish
Filing Deadline12 months
Filing ExtensionNo
Translation Extension2 months
Power of AttorneyYes, original required, notarized, not legalized
General POA AcceptedYes
AssignmentsYes, original required, notarized, not legalized
Excess Claims Fee Due at FilingNo
Claims Amendment Possible at FilingYes
Fee for Amending Claims at FilingNo
Request for Examination DeadlineExamination may be requested at any time
Can Examination be Requested at Filing?Yes
Patent Prosecution HighwayNo
Priority Document30 days from filing date, certified copy, no translation required
PCT Route: Filing & Translation Requirements in Honduras
LanguageSpanish
Filing Deadline30 months
Filing Extension2 months (Only in justified cases)
Translation ExtensionN/A
Power of AttorneyYes, original required, notarized, not legalized
General POA AcceptedNo
AssignmentsYes, original required, notarized, legalized
Excess Claims Fee Due at FilingNo
Claims Amendment Possible at FilingYes
Fee for Amending Claims at FilingNo
Request for Examination DeadlineDue at time of filing
Can Examination be Requested at Filing?N/A
Patent Prosecution HighwayYes

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