COUNTRY : KINGDOM OF SPAIN
CAPITAL : MADRID
LANGUAGE : SPANISH
The Spanish Patents & Trademarks Office is known as the SPTO administered by Ministry of Industry, Energy and Tourism.
Protection to Inventions is provided at a two tier level in Spain:
1. THROUGH NATIONAL REGISTRATION.
Direct Filing with the National Patent & Trademark office
An application may be made to court for the grant of a license after 3 yrs. from the date of the grant of patent of 4yrs. from the date of filing of the patent application whichever is later.
To order a quotation regarding expenses and the fee schedule for National Registration or European Patent Convention:firstname.lastname@example.org