Designs: El-Salvador

General Information

International Agreements : TRIPS & Paris Convention.

Novelty Requirements : Novelty is national (only the territory of El Salvador)

Claiming priority : Yes - 6 months counted from the priority application date.

Examination : Yes - On relative and absolute grounds.

Protection period : 10 Years as of application date.

Extension Term : No extension period.

Publication : One publication in the official gazette.

Opposition : Observations to the design are permitted.

Annuity payment : Not applicable to design patents.

Grace period for Annuity payments : Yes - 6 month grace period.

Compulsory Licensing : Yes - It must be ordered by a Judge.


Filing Requirements

Design Filing Requirements

  1. Applicant general information; name of the design; industry to which the design will be applied. 
  2. Drawings of the design. 
  3. Assignment of the design (if the applicant is not the designer). 


^ Back To Top

Simonian IP
Phone: (818) 846-5252   |   Fax: (818) 846-5253
Email:    |   Website:
Mailing Address: P.O.Box 3512, Glendale, CA 91221, U.S.A.
Courier Address: 1112 Linden Ave., #108, Glendale, CA 91201, U.S.A.