An industrial design grants an exclusive right on the overall appearance of a product, or a part thereof, deriving from its design characteristics, particularly, the lines, contours, colors, shape, texture or materials of the product itself or of its ornamentation. Industrial designs can be two-dimensional or three-dimensional.
Protectia, as a patent and trademark agency, is specialized in the registration, monitoring and renewal of industrial designs in Spain. The granted protection encompasses the entire Spanish state and will be for 5 years, renewable for periods of 5 years up to a maximum of 25 years. The application for registration can comprise several designs, up to a maximum of 50, provided that they relate to the products belonging to the same classification. They may include as many as 7 views per variant.
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The process for an industrial design registration in Spain:
- Formal examination
- Publication and granting
- Term for third parties oppositions
- Expedition of the granted title