ACCESSION OF JORDAN TO THE PATENT COOPERATION TREATY (PCT)
The Accession Procedures of Jordan to the Patent Cooperation Treaty (PCT) with the Secretary General of WIPO have been completed.
Accordingly, the Accession into the said Treaty will enter into force, as of June 9, 2017.
Thus, any PCT application filed on or after June 9, 2017 will automatically include the designation of Jordan. Jordanian nationals and residents will be able to submit international patent applications through the Jordanian Patent Office.
- Publication date: September 2017