The BRPTO published on September 29, 2022, that the maximum of 800 (eight hundred) PPH requirements available for 2022 have reached its limit.
From now on, it is not possible to submit new PPH requests until a new Ordinance is published.
This new ordinance is expected to be published at the beginning of 2023.
Besides the PPH program, there are other routes still available to expedite the prosecution of patent applications in Brazil, for instance:
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