Central Industrial Property Office

Drejtoria e Përgjithshme e Pronësisë Industriale
General Directorate of Industrial Property (GDIP)
Bulevardi "Zhan D'Ark"
Prona Nr. 33
Shtëpia e Ushtarakëve
TIRANA

Tel. +355 4 22 34 412
Fax +355 4 22 34 412

www.dppm.gov.al

mailinf@dppm.gov.al

 

1. Transfer of rights by transaction (e.g. sale, merger, transfer of title) or by operation of law (e.g. succession, insolvency, compulsory execution)

2. Licences and other rights

1

Which supporting documents must be filed?

Written request by the patent proprietor

Original or duly certified copy of the official document recording the transfer of rights


Art. 44 to 50 PL

as under 1.


2

Must a national professional representative be appointed?

Yes

Applicants with neither residence nor principal place of business in Albania must appoint a representative authorised to act before the GDIP.


Art. 195(2) PL

 

3

Must a form be used?

Yes


 

4

Special fee payable?

ALL 5 000


 

5

Entries and data recorded in the register

Transfer of rights and licences

Entries in the register have legal effect.


Art. 32(2) PL

 

6

Is a transfer registered by the EPO under Rule 85 EPC recognised?

No


 

7

Special features

Documents not drafted in Albanian must be accompanied by a translation.


 

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