Central Industrial Property Office

Organismos Biomichanikis Idioktisias (OBI)
(Hellenic Industrial Property Organisation (OBI))
5, Gianni Stavroulaki St.
151 25 PARADISSOS AMAROUSSIOU

Tel. +30 210 6183508, 6183548
Fax +30 210 6819231

www.obi.gr

info@obi.gr

 

1. Transfer of rights

2. Licences and other rights

1

Which supporting documents must be filed?

(i) by transaction (e.g. sale, merger, transfer of title)

- sale: Contract of sale

- merger: Agreement or decision of the competent body of a legal entity.

Art. 12 Law No. 1733/87


(ii) by operation of law (e.g. succession, insolvency, compulsory execution)

- death of an owner: Certificate of hereditary succession

- company in liquidation: Court decision or decision of the competent body of a legal entity. (see also section 7)

Art. 12 Law No. 1733/87

Licence agreement


Art. 12 Law No. 1733/87

2

Must a national professional representative be appointed?

No, unless the applicant is not in a position to file necessary documents.


No


3

Must a form be used?

No


No


4

Special fee payable?

EUR 200


Dec. of 31.8.2016

EUR 200


Dec. of 31.8.2016

5

Entries and data recorded in the register

Mention of the legal nature of the transfer or licence

Substantive rights only accrue by virtue of registration in the patent register


 

6

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

Yes

A certified copy of the EPO certifi­cate (EPO Form 2544) is required.


 

7

Special features

All foreign documents mentioned should contain an apostille according to the Hague Convention of 5 October 1961 and should be officially translated into Greek.


 

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