Industrial Property Office

Variable symbols


INTRODUCING VARIABLE SYMBOLS

Variable symbols consist of maximum 10 digits.


First digits of the variable symbol are as follows:

Patent application: 1
Utility model application: 6
Industrial design application: 7
Trademark application: 3
Appellation of origin application: 8
International application filed in terms of PCT: 5
Topography of semiconductor application: 4
Supplementary protection certificates for medicaments and plant protection products application: 9

Examples:


Patent application: 1 + year (four digits) + serial number of application

file number: variable symbol:
PV 2000-1 120001
PV 2000-1427 120001427

Patent maintenance:

patent number: variable symbol:
289326 289326
287000 287000

European patent maintenance:

European patent number: variable symbol:
1165489 1165489
1328015 1328015

Utility model application: 6 + year (four digits) + application number

file number: variable symbol:
PUV 2007-18423 6200718423
PUV 2000-10856 6200010856

Utility model renewal: 6 + registration number

registration number: variable symbol:
3246 63246
7895 67895

Industrial design application: 7 + year (four digits) + serial number of application

file number: variable symbol:
PVz 2008-37315 7200837315
PVz 2000-35894 7200035894

Industrial design renewal:

registration number: variable symbol:
27452 727452
25760 725760

Trademark application: 3 + serial number of application
(all payments including regarding the already registered trademarks are
indicated by variable symbols of application file numbers)

file number: variable symbol:
O-141141 3141141
O-84257 384257
O-8516 38516

Application of designation of origin / Application of geographical indication:
8 + year (four digits) + serial number of application

file number: variable symbol:
OP/ZO 2006-325 82006325

International application filed in terms of PCT:
5 + year (four digits) + serial number of application

file number: variable symbol:
PCT/CZ2000/00049 5200049

Topography of semiconductor application:
4 + year (four digits) + serial number of application

file number: variable symbol:
PTO 2000-8 420008

Supplementary protection certificates for medicaments and plant protection
products application: 9 + year (four digits) + serial number of application

file number: variable symbol:
SPC/CZ2001/28 9200128
SPC/CZ2002/35 9200235

Variable symbols for new applications without serial numbers consist of only the first digit aligned to the right. Other positions remain void.

Last modified on – 2009-04-23 16:44