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.