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Patent & Trademark Registration

Korean IPR Systems


Intellectual Property rights Industrial Property rights Patent Source / core technology (major invention)
Utity model Peripheral / remedial technology (minor invention)
Design Design of product
Trademark Distinguishable symbol / character, figure
Copryrights Copyright Creative works in the fields of art and literature
Neighboringrights Rights of performers, phonogram producers, broadcasting organizations
Database Producers of database


Procedures of the patent & trademark registration


A patent right is granted through various steps. The Korean patent system is characterized by:

  1. First-to-File Rule;

  2. Publication of Unexamined Application;

  3. Request for Examination

The procedure for registering a utility model is the same as that of a patent except for some notification periods.


Procedures for Granting a Patent and Utility Model
(the Utility Model under Utility Model Act which was entered into on October 1, 2006)

Prices for the patent & trademark registration
The following the cost to get patent and trademark in Korea guided by Korea Patent Attorneys Association.


Patent

SERVICES OFFICIAL FEE
(US$)
ATTN'S FEE
(US$)
TOTAL
(US$)
Filing an Application 1. Application for Registration of Patent 28 850 878
Additional Fee for each pages in excess of 20 pages 1 - 1
2. Claiming Priority 26 100 126
Each Additional Priority 17 55 72
3. Request for Examination 123 110 233
Additional Fee for each claim in excess of on (1) 28 22 50
4. Translation:

From English to Korea (per 100 English words)

From Japanese to Korean (Japanese 35X29 words)

From other language to Korean (per 100 words)
-
-
-
26
65
38
26
65
38
Registration & Annuity 5. Registration Fee 108 100 208
Additional Fee for each claim in excess of three (3) 63 - 63
6. Annuity

a. 4th to 6th year Additional fee for each claim in excess of three (3)

b. 7th to 9th year Additional fee for each claim in excess of three (3)

c. 10th to 12th year Additional fee for each claim in excess of three (3)

d. 13th to 15th year Additional fee for each claim in excess of three (3)

e. 16th to 18th year Additional fee for each claim in excess of three (3)

f. 19th to 21st year Additional fee for each claim in excess of three (3)
64
32

128
43

257
54

512
64

1,025
74

2.051
86
110
-

130
-

140
-

160
-

190
-

220
-
172
32

258
43

397
54

672
64

1,215
74

2,270
86
* The above fees are based on the Schedule of Minimum Fees established by the Korea Patent Attorneys Association.

Utility Model

SERVICES OFFICIAL FEE
(US$)
ATTN'S FEE
(US$)
TOTAL
(US$)
Filing an Application 1. Application for Registration of Utility Model 20 820 840
Additional Fee for each pages in excess of 20 pages 1 - 1
2. Claiming Priority 17 100 117
3. Request for Examination 52 110 162
Additional Fee for each claim in excess of on (1) 14 20 34
4. Translation:

From English to Korea (per 100 English words)

From Japanese to Korean (Japanese 35X29 words)

From other language to Korean (per 100 words)
-
-
-
26
65
38
26
65
38
Registration & Annuity 5. Registration Fee 68 100 168
Additional Fee for each claim in excess of three (3) 22 - 22
6. Annuity

a. 4th to 6th year Additional fee for each claim in excess of three (3)

b. 7th to 9th year Additional fee for each claim in excess of three (3)

c. 10th to 12th year Additional fee for each claim in excess of three (3)

d. 13th to 15th year Additional fee for each claim in excess of three (3)
* The above fees are based on the Schedule of Minimum Fees established by the Korea Patent Attorneys Association.

Trademark / Servicemark

SERVICES OFFICIAL FEE
(US$)
ATTN'S FEE
(US$)
TOTAL
(US$)
Filing an Application 1. Application for Registration of Trademark / Servicemark 68 480 548
Additional Fee for each pages in excess of ten (10) 7 - 7
2. Application for Registration of Associated Trademark / Servicemark 79 480 559
Additional Fee for each goods in excess of ten (10) 7 - 7
3. Renewal application for Registration of Trademark / Servicemark 68 480 548
Additional Fee for each goods in excess of ten (10) 7 - 7
4. Application for Supplementary Registration of Designated Goods / Services 68 480 548
Additional Fee for each goods in excess of ten (10) 7 - 7
5. Claiming Priority 16 100 116
Registration & Annuity 6. Registration for Trademark / Servicemark 261 160 376
Additional Fee for Each Goods in Excess of Ten (10) 7 - 7
7. Registration for Renewal 216 160 421
Additional Fee for Each Goods in Excess of Ten (10) 7 - 7
8. Registration for Supplementary Goods / Services 261 160 376
Additional Fee for Each Goods in Excess of Ten (10) 7 - 7

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