COUNTRY : REPUBLIC OF FINLAND
CAPITAL : HELSINKI
LANGUAGE : FINISH & SWEDISH
The IPR office of Finland is known as the National Board of Patents & Registration of Finland (NBPR).
Protection to Patents in Finland:
- THROUGH NATIONAL REGISTRATION.
Direct Filing with the National Patent & Trademark office
- THROUGH EUROPEAN PATENT CONVENTION.
Kindly refer our guide on European Patent Convention procedures
Please refer our Treaties section on Protection of Patents through European Patent Convention.
Therefore, to obtain Registration of Patents in Finland, there are two options from which the applicant can choose.
INTERNATIONAL TREATIES TO WHICH FINLAND IS SIGNATORY
PATENT LEGISLATION IN FINLAND
BASICS REGARDING PATENTABILITY OF INVENTIONS IN FINLAND
INVENTIONS NOT PATENTABLE IN FINLAND
FILING REQUIREMENTS OF PATENTS IN FINLAND
EXAMINATION OF THE PATENT APPLICATION IN FINLAND
RIGHTS OF THE PATENTEE IN FINLAND
COMPULSORY LICENCES OF PATENTS IN FINLAND
PATENTS Cost of Registration in FINLAND