INPI Brazil reduces the granting time for green patents

With the occasion to celebrate the Environment day, the Brazilian National Institute of Industrial Property (INPI) has confirmed that today the Decision time for green patents is just of 1.2 years, counted from the application to enter the program.

This is part of the Green Patents program, in which INPI is offering priority examination of applications related to green technologies and the environment.  Moreover, this program enables the identification of new technologies that can be quickly used by society, stimulating their licensing and encouraging innovation in Brazil. Thanks to this program, INPI has started

To read more (in Portuguese), please be referred to INPI's website.

To read more on the Green Patents program, please be referred again to INPI's Green patents site.

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