Extension state

Montenegro

Legal basis for levying renewal fees

 

LAdmFees

1

Amount of fees

(plus any charges levied by banks)

 

Year

EUR

Year

EUR

3rd

40

12th

200

4th

50

13th

225

5th

60

14th

250

6th

70

15th

275

7th

80

16th

300

8th

100

17th

325

9th

125

18th

350

10th

150

19th

375

11th

175

20th

400

2

(a) Due date (in the patent year concerned)

(b) Time limit for payment (without surcharge)*

(c) Earliest possible date for payment

 

(a) Last day of the patent year preceding the patent year for which the renewal fee is due (a patent year starts on the anniversary of the date of filing)

(b) n/a

(c) n/a

3

Period of grace for payment of fees (with surcharge)

(a) duration

(b) surcharge

 

(a) 6 months from due payment date

(b) 50%


Art. 81 PL
Art. 101 LAdminFees

4

Communication of a reminder in cases of non-payment

(a) provided for?

(b) date of despatch

 

(a) No

(b) n/a

5

Restitutio in integrum

(a) provided for?

(b) time limit for submitting application

 

(a) Yes

(b) Within 3 months of the date on which the grounds for non-observance of the time limit ceased to exist or, if the applicant learned of the non-observance after that date, of the date on which he learned of it, but no later than 12 months after the non-observed time limit.


Art. 85 PL

6

Appointment of a national professional representative for

(a) payment of fees

(b) communication of a reminder of non-payment

(c) proceedings in respect of restitutio in integrum

 

(a) No

(b) n/a

(c) Yes


Art. 29 Rules

7

Information regarding lapse of patent in cases of non-payment of renewal fees

 

Entry in the patent register

Publication in the patent bulletin


Art. 3 Rules

* For first renewal fee to be paid, see Art. 141(2) EPC.

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