The application for registering a PAO or PGI must contain the product specification, information on the applicant group and information concerning the link between the product and its geographical origin. Filing the application (PDF) is subject to a one-off fee of CHF 4000. Further information on the examination of an application for registration are available from the IPI in the guidelines on PAOs and PGIs for non-agricultural products.
29.11.2019 | Media release
Corina Eichenberger-Walther to take over the presidency of the Institute Council of the IPI
Court decisions now available on our website
Roundtable on the protection of computer-implemented inventions