ITALY

COUNTRY       :   ITALIAN REPUBLIC

CAPITAL          :   ROME  

LANGUAGE     :  ITALIAN      

 

Applications can be filed with the Italian Patent and Trademarks Office administered by the Directorate General of Combating Counterfeiting, Ministry of Economic Development.  

Protection to Inventions is provided at a two tier level in Italy:  

  1. THROUGH NATIONAL REGISTRATION.
    Direct Filing with the National Patent & Trademark office  
  2. THROUGH EUROPEAN PATENT CONVENTION.
    Kindly refer our guide on European Patent Convention procedures   

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