GENERAL INFORMATION TO KNOW

Registration Is not required, but available for the computer programs and databases only
Applicants Individuals and legal entities
Examination Only formal
Protection term Lifetime of the author plus 50 years following the author’s death
Member of Berne Convention
POA Hard copy of the simply signed POA is required. No notarization or legalization is needed
 
Patent Attorney
Required for non-resident applicants/holders
 
Customs
Copyright objects may be entered into the Customs Register
 
Language
Belorusian or Russian