Raised of Official Fee of Indonesia
Effective July 03, 2014 a Government
Regulation No. 45 year 2014 concerning Tariff came into force. Some
official fees for filing Trademark, Patent and Industrial Design has
Regarding trademark the point which needs to be noted is one mark
application is now allowed to cover up to 10 items of goods/services.
When one class consists of more than 10 items of goods/services, the
same amount official fee shall be charged for the additional goods
which number is not more than 10. Multiple-class application is
Regarding patent, the official fee for filing a simple patent
application has increased by 300%. In addition, if the
specification is longer than 30 pages and the application contains more
than 10 claims, the cost US$ 0.50 per page and US$ 5.00 per claim shall
Apart from the above, the fee for issuing certificate is waived.
However, for amending the data in an application, due to typographical
error, some cost will incur.
The New Indonesia Copyright Law
On 16 October 2014, Indonesia implemented a new Copyright Law which is replaced the Law No. 19 of Year 2002 Regarding Copyright.