COUNTRY : PORTUGUESE REPUBLIC
CAPITAL : LISBON
LANGUAGE : PORTUGUESE
The IP office of Portugal is known as Portuguese Institute of Industrial Property INPI and administered by the National Institute of Industrial Property, Secretary of State for Justice and Judicial Modernization.
Protection to Patents in Pourtgal:
- 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 Pourtgal, there are two options from which the applicant can choose.