Working Guidelines of Patent

Reasons for Developing the Working Guidelines for Patent

Provide information about the responsibilities and tasks assigned to staff following the new structure of the Department of Intellectual Property.

Guide the Department of Intellectual Property staff about the services that effectively support intellectual property rights

Help staff give on-the-job training

Prepare training activities for DIP staff and other government officials

1. Services Provided by the Patent Office
Provide advisory and information services on patent rights protection and general information on intellectual property
Process the patent applications and the formality check
Process the preliminary examination
Classify groups of patents according to International Patent Classification (IPC)
Process the application publication for patent
Summarize the decisions on opposition/dispute, together with the issues that need to be considered
Search prior art
Conduct a substantive examination
Issue a patent certificate
Provide and help staff give on-the-job training
Organize seminars/training courses for handling agents
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