PATENT PROSECUTION HIGHWAY (PPH)

We are in an environment where technologies become obsolete in a very short period of time and the accelerated patent concession system makes it possible to speed up the process in other offices adhered to the Patent Prosecution Highway program.

In order to access to the accelerated processing system the office in the country where you are interested in extending your patent must have received a favorable patentability report regarding your invention from the office of origin.

This involves no additional fee, which means that it becomes a very attractive and accessible instrument for company internationalization strategy.

 

Up to 21 offices participate in Global PPH, which means that patent applicants can request an accelerated examination in any of the following offices: