Industrial design registration in Spain. The number of Registration of Industrial Designs in Spain has increased considerably at the latest years. This is due to the efficiency and low cost of the procedure.
Industrial design registration in Spain. Definition:
By Industrial Design it is understood all kind of innovative shape which refers to the characteristics of its appearance or its ornamentation. That is, all kind of objects that can be used like a model for the fabrication of a product making it visually different from another one and that can be described by its structure, configuration, ornamentation or representation, not taking into account any of its technical or functional features.
An Industrial design can consist in:
- Three-dimensional elements, like the shape of a product.
- Two-dimensional elements, like figures, lines or the color of a product.
- A combination of the previous elements.
The application it is drawn up following the requirements established by the Law 20/2003, 7 July, of Juridical Protection of the Industrial Design.
For its registration it is necessary a worldwide novelty and its grant will provides the applicant the exclusivity for manufacture and sell the product in Spain. (more…)