Business brief 2012: Sweden

01-01-2012

Petter Rindforth and Maria Zamkova

A Swedish patent application is filed with the Swedish Patent and Registration Office, and is granted for a term of up to 20 years from the submission date.

Patents

How do you register or secure patent rights, and is national or international coverage most appropriate?

A Swedish patent application is filed with the Swedish Patent and Registration Office, and is granted for a term of up to 20 years from the submission date (if the annual renewal fees are paid), with an extension of up to five years possible for medical and plant protection patents.


Business brief, IP rights

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