Any company, individual inventor, Team R & D that has developed a new product or a new process for their creativity activities and / or research.
At any time, but always bearing in mind that the disclosure of the invention before making the request may withdraw its novelty, an essential requirement for obtaining the license. You shall show the patent application before the disclosure of the invention (only in certain circumstances that can do so later).
Through the Internet:
Access the portal of the INPI , the Online Services area and select the option Patents - Registration.
On site or by mail:
»Documents and requirements:
- Claim what is considered new and characterizes the invention;
- Description of the object of the invention;
- Drawings necessary for the perfect understanding of the description (if applicable);
- Summary of the invention;
- Figure for publication, if any drawings which are necessary for understanding the abstract;
- Payment of application fees.
"Patent application form or utility model PatMut1 and PatMut2 if you have multiple applicants / inventors.
Note: If the service is conducted through the Internet has a discount of 50%.
The submission of the application is immediate. As soon as the request to be considered formally correct (formal examination), and if there is no opposition to the grant or refusal is published in a maximum of 21 months for the patent application and nine months for the application for a utility model run.
Inventions are new solutions to specific technical problems or new processes for obtaining products, substances or compositions already known. They can be protected by two types, patent or utility model.
The protection works as a contract between the state and the applicant through which this obtains an exclusive right to produce and market an invention, with an offsetting its public disclosure.
The online registration for a patent or utility model allows you to place orders and payment of periodic fees and other acts of service.