Egypt: Increase in Examination Fees for Patents

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Egypt: Increase in Examination Fees for Patents

The President of the Academy of the Scientific Research and Technology has issued a new Executive Decree, No. 1 of 2017, which increased the examination fees for patents in Egypt effective February 13, 2017.  The increase in fees for patent examination shall be the equivalent of USD 1,000.00 in accordance with the exchange rate at the time of the executive order’s issuance. This new rate shall be subject to review on an annual basis.

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