Central African Republic

Trade Mark

Forms part of

No
ARIPO
Yes
OAPI
No
MADRID
No
SERVICE CLASSES
Yes
WELL-KNOWN TRADE MARKS RECOGNISED?
No
NICE CLASSIFICATION
Patent and design protection only available by filing OAPI

OAPI

ARIPO

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Patent

Forms part of

No
ARIPO
Yes
OAPI
Yes
PCT
Yes
PARIS CONVENTION
CAR is a member of the Organisation Africaine de la Propriété Intellectuelle (OAPI) and it is not possible to file a patent application nationally in CAR.

OAPI

ARIPO

Design

Forms part of

No
ARIPO
Yes
OAPI
Yes
PCT
CAR is a member of the Organisation Africaine de la Propriété Intellectuelle (OAPI) and it is not possible to register a design nationally in CAR.

OAPI

ARIPO