• Avda. Perú 890 c/Defensa Nacional, Asunción - Paraguay
  • (595-21) 211-241

Fees

Our rates indicated in this list are the maximum rates quoted for each specific issue and we give special discounts to professional associations of lawyers, as well as cases of large workload or issues that merit a percentage quote.

We accept payments for bank drafts, checks, credit cards, shipping houses such as Western Union and in Dollars, Euros, Guaraníes and in all cryptocurrency 

  • Hourly Rate

We have the best hourly rates for professionals specialized in the various areas of law for matters of consultancy, general practice, ordinary and special litigation as well as advice and support of processes which are as follows according to the type of professional:

  • Senior Lawyer: USD 200 per hour
  • Junior Lawyer: USD 120 per hour
  • Legal Assistant: USD 70 per hour
  • Intelectual Property
    • Trademarks

SCHEDULE OF CHARGES

TRADEMARKS

SERVICES

Professional Fees, related costs and expenses

Official Fees

TOTAL EUROS

1

Registration of one trademark in one class including remittance of the registration certificate, as well as ten years of watching service

240

30

270

2

Registration of one trademark in each subsequent class including remittance of the registration certificate, as well as ten years of watching service

210

30

240

3

Renewal of one trademark  in one class

340

150

490

4

Renewal of one trademark in each subsequent class

320

150

470

5

Surcharge for renewal of one trademark within the grace period

0

15

15

6

Recordal of Power of Attorney

25

30

55

7

Official report per trademark

60

15

75

8

Lodging opposition against one application, one class

240

30

270

9

Lodging opposition against each subsequent application

230

30

260

10

Lodging opposition against one application based on a home-registered trademark, minimum

280

30

310

11

Replying one opposition

280

0

280

12

Filing a bill of complaint and/or replying to a bill of complaint per trademark before the Litigation Section

320

30

350

13

Filing an appeal and/or replying to a bill of complaint per trademark before before the Trademark Section

340

30

370

14

Change of Address against one registration

135

15

150

15

Change of Name or Merger against one registration

165

15

180

16

Recordal of License Agreement against one registration

245

15

260

17

Assignment against one registration

185

15

200

18

Duplicate of registration certificate

(consular legalization not included)

135

15

150

19

Replying office action

85

15

100

20

Writ of withdrawal and/or expiry of instance

95

15

110

21

Filing modifications or requirements per trademark applications

135

15

150

22

Search of anticipations, per trademark and/or class, including report via facsimile within 48 hours

0

0

FREE

23

Claiming priority right according to the Paris Convention

110

0

110

24

Local authentication of any document

100

30

130

Note: Please note that these costs do not include 10% of I.V.A.

 

  • Patents

SCHEDULE OF CHARGES

PATENTS

SERVICES

Professional Fees, related costs and expenses

Official Fees

TOTAL EUROS

1

Application for a Letter Patent and each separate application in case of division

480

105

585

2

Application for a Utility Patent

475

75

550

3

Modification or patent application without Official Examination

165

75

240

4

Modification or patent application with Official Examination

200

105

305

5

Conversion of the patent application

200

90

290

6

Claim patents modification

180

105

285

7

Change of name and other recordable patent information

175

90

265

8

Assignment of Letter Patent

430

150

580

9

Recordal of License Agreement

430

150

580

10

Recordal of withdrawal per patent

0

150

150

11

Division of a patent per each separate registered patent

210

150

360

12

Replying Office Action, Appeals and Reconsideration Requests

195

0

195

13

Duplicate of Letter Patent

390

15

405

14

Copies of published applications

90

60

150

15

Filing on an urgent basis (24 hours)

180

0

180

16

Search at Patent Office

165

105

270

17

Preparing formal drawing, per sheet

80

0

80

18

Sworn translation per sheet

0

30

30

19

Claiming priority right according to the Paris Convention

120

0

120

20

Patent Publication

0

350

350

21

Official Examination report request

35

105

140

22

Official Report

30

15

45

23

Payment of Patent Annuities

 

3RD YEAR

105

150

255

 

4TH YEAR

105

150

255

 

5TH YEAR

105

150

255

 

6TH YEAR

105

165

270

 

7TH YEAR

105

180

285

 

8TH YEAR

105

180

285

 

9TH YEAR

105

195

300

 

10TH YEAR

105

210

315

 

11TH YEAR

105

225

330

 

12TH YEAR

105

240

345

 

13TH YEAR

105

240

345

 

14TH YEAR

105

255

360

 

15TH YEAR

105

270

375

 

16TH YEAR

105

285

390

 

17TH YEAR

105

285

390

 

18TH YEAR

105

300

405

 

19TH YEAR

105

300

405

 

20TH YEAR

105

315

420

           


Note: Please note that these costs do not include 10% of I.V.A.

 

  • Industrial Models and Design

SCHEDULE OF CHARGES

INDUSTRIAL MODELS AND DESIGNS

SERVICES

Professional Fees, related costs and expenses

Official Fees

TOTAL EUROS

1

Application for registration, five-year term, through issuance

275

75

350

2

Official report

60

15

75

3

Application for renewal, five-year term, through issuance

145

75

220

4

Recordal of Assignment

185

15

200

5

Recordal of Change of Name or Merger

165

15

180

6

Recordal of Change of Address

125

15

140

7

Recordal of License Agreement

245

15

260

8

Filing opposition against one application

205

75

280

9

Filing modifications or requirements in a model and design application

85

15

100

10

Search at Industrial Property Department

170

15

185

11

Duplicate of certificate (consular legalization not included)

165

15

180

12

Sworn translation per sheet

0

30

30

13

Preparing formal drawings, per sheet

50

0

50

14

Claiming priority right according to the Paris Convention

100

0

100


Note: Please note that these costs do not include 10% of I.V.A.

  • Copyright

 

SCHEDULE OF CHARGES

COPYRIGHT

SERVICES

Professional Fees, related costs and expenses

Official Fees

TOTAL EUROS

1

Filing a Copyright application up to 10 works

235

15

250

2

Filing a related rights application

220

15

235

3

Oficial report

60

15

75

4

Filing opposition

255

15

270

5

Recordal of Change of Name

110

15

125

6

Recordal of Change of Address

90

15

105

7

Recordal of License Agreement

145

15

160

8

Application for registration of acts, agreements and contracts that in any way confer, alter, encumber or extinguish property rights

75

60

135

9

Duplicate of certificate (consular legalization not included)

110

15

125

10

Sworn translation per sheet

0

30

30

11

Request for authorization for operation of collective acting societies

2800

4500

7300

12

Application for approval of the statutes of collective acting societies

115

150

265

13

Application for registration of documents regarding collective acting societies

115

150

265

14

Request to reform statutes of collective acting societies

115

150

265

15

Application for registration of agreements celebrating the collective acting societies together or with similar overseas

115

150

265

16

Application for registration of the mandates conferred in favor of collective acting societies to collect payments for property rights

115

150

265


Note: Please note that these costs do not include 10% of I.V.A.

 

  • Customs Registration

The Customs Registration fee is $ 280 for each registration, for each mark in each class.

 

  • Domain Name Registration

 

DOMAIN FEE

SERVICES

Professional Fees, related costs and expenses USD

Official Fees USD

TOTAL USD

1

Domain registration including renewal notices

100

40

140

2

Domain Renewal

100

40

140

 

  • Constitution of Societies
    • Corporation

The cost of setting up a corporation, with an AUTHORIZED CAPITAL of Gs. 2,000,000,000 (approximately US $ 363,636) and an INTEGRATED CAPITAL of Gs. 500,000,000 (US $ 90,901) is as follows:


 

Works to realize

US$

Profesional fees

01

Professional fees for drafting the Bylaws of a Corporation and carrying out all the various procedures for the formation and registration of the Company in public offices

1,900

02

Notary fees for notarization of the social status, registration of the special power and obtaining of certificate of validity of the powers (1)

1,500

Gastos de constitución e inscripción

01

Legalization of special powers, statutes, board minutes, etc .; Registration in the RPC; Obtaining the certificates of validity of power; Presentation of the request for registration of the Bylaws in the Department of Company Audit, and other departments; Publication of the extract of the constitution of the Company; Obtaining judicial authorization for accounting, tax and corporate bookkeeping by computer means; Printing of books in general; Rubrication of accounting and tax books by the Public Registry of Commerce (500 sheets); Rubrication of corporate books by the Public Registry of Commerce (500 sheets); Obtaining authorization from the MTESS for the keeping of work books by computer means; Rubrication of books and work sheets by the Public Registry of Commerce (500 sheets); Secretarial and managerial expenses; Diagramming and printing of actions; Authentication before Public Notary of all documents to be used.

2,700

Sub-total

6,100

 

I.V.A.

340

grand total(2)

6,440

 

  • Limited Liability Company

 The cost of setting up a corporation, with an AUTHORIZED CAPITAL of Gs. 2,000,000,000 (approximately US $ 363,636) and an INTEGRATED CAPITAL of Gs. 500,000,000 (US $ 90,901) is as follows:


 

Works to realize

US$

Profesional fees

01

Professional fees for drafting the Bylaws of a Corporation and carrying out all the various procedures for the formation and registration of the Company in public offices

1,900

02

Notary fees for notarization of the social status, registration of the special power and obtaining of certificate of validity of the powers (1)

1,500

Gastos de constitución e inscripción

01

Legalization of special powers, statutes, board minutes, etc .; Registration in the RPC; Obtaining the certificates of validity of power; Presentation of the request for registration of the Bylaws in the Department of Company Audit, and other departments; Publication of the extract of the constitution of the Company; Obtaining judicial authorization for accounting, tax and corporate bookkeeping by computer means; Printing of books in general; Rubrication of accounting and tax books by the Public Registry of Commerce (500 sheets); Rubrication of corporate books by the Public Registry of Commerce (500 sheets); Obtaining authorization from the MTESS for the keeping of work books by computer means; Rubrication of books and work sheets by the Public Registry of Commerce (500 sheets); Secretarial and managerial expenses; Diagramming and printing of actions; Authentication before Public Notary of all documents to be used.

2,700

Sub-total

6,100

 

I.V.A.

340

grand total(2)

6,440

 

  • Immigration, Residence and Naturalization

Our fees for rendering the above mentioned service (which also cover expenses such as Paraguayan legalizations, immigration taxes, notary fees for notarization of affidavit and special power) amounts to US$ 2.800 (VAT 10%  included), per applicant, to be paid CASH at the time of acceptance of this proposal.

If the proceedings are carried out for 3 or more persons, the fees and expenses will amount to US$ 2.550 (VAT 10% included),  per applicant.

Note that the fees and expenses related to the translation of the documents are not included in the above amounts, and will be charged separately.