Direct (Paris Convention) filing
|Power of Attorney:
|Excess Claims Fee:
*The characters used in written Chinese differ
greatly in Taiwan and in China. Taiwan uses
the traditional long-form Chinese whereas in
Mainland China they use a simplified form.
**Not paid at filing, but when requesting
- A certified copy of the Priority Document needs
to be filed within 3 months from the application
filing date (with details needed at filing).
- The POA requires a simple notarization.
- The translation must be filed within 4 months
of the filing date.
- Taiwan is not a member of the Paris
Convention, but priority claims are recognized
for applicants from all WTO-member countries.