China – Argentina PPH pilot to be launched on September 2

According to the Joint Statement of Intent of National Intellectual Property Administration of China (CNIPA) and the National Institute of Industrial Property (INPI) of Argentina on Cooperation in Patent Prosecution Highway (PPH), the PPH pilot between the two sides will be launched on September 2, 2019 and last two years until September 1, 2021.

After the pilot is launched, the applicants can file a PPH request to CNIPA in accordance with the Procedures to File a Request to the CNIPA under PPH Pilot Program between the CNIPA and INPI, or submit a PPH request to INPI in accordance with the Procedures to File a Request to the INPI under PPH Pilot Program between the CNIPA and INPI.

(Source: CNIPA Website)