REPRESENTATION BEFORE NATIONAL AUTHORITY

REPRESENTATION BEFORE NATIONAL AUTHORITY

REPRESENTATION BEFORE NATIONAL AUTHORITY

Representation needed in the following cases:
  • Neither residence,
  • nor principal place of business is present in Turkey

BASIC RULES FOR REPRESENTATION

All procedural acts should be performed by the authorized representative in the case a representative is appointed. All the notices submitted to the representative shall be deemed to be submitted to the represented person as usual.

REPRESENTATION AND NON-COMPLIANCE WITH THE BASIC RULES OF REPRESENTATION

The Office disregards a request from the representative:
  • If the representative of the applicant that has a residence or place of business abroad is not registered to the patent registry, 
  • If his/her registration is not valid, 
  • If the applicant dismisses the authorized representative or if the representative withdraws from representation.