Guatemala Intellectual Property Registration
Guatemala Trademark registration: Procedure The application process includes a formal examination and an examination of distinctiveness, but no search for prior trademarks. After the formal application, the trademark application must be published in the Official Journal of Guatemala three times within a fifteen days term, and such publication must be done within the next 6 months from the date where the public notice was granted. The opposition period is 2 months from the date of the first publication in the Official Journal of Guatemala.
Guatemala Trademark registration: Duration A trademark registration in Guatemala is valid for 10 years and starts with registration date. The registration is renewable for periods of 10 years.