MEDIATION and conciliation mediation and conciliation law 27222 law N ° 22.362 and N ° 26.589. Modification. Sanctioned: 25 November of 2015 promulgated: 21 December 2015 the Senate and Chamber of deputies of the Argentina nation gathered in Congress, etc. they attest to the force of law: article 1 - amending article 18 of law 26.589, which shall be drafted in the following way: article 18: limitation and revocation. Mediation suspends prescription and the expiry time in the following cases: to) in the mediation by agreement of parties, from the date of imposition of the reliable means of notification of the first hearing to that required, or the celebration of it, whichever occurs first; (b) in the mediation by draw, from the date of award of the mediator by the judicial authority; (c) in the mediation on the proposal of the applicant, from the date of imposition of the reliable means of notification of the first hearing to that required, or the celebration of it, whichever occurs first. In the first two cases, the suspension operates against all parties. En_el_caso_de subparagraph (c)), only against those to whom notification is addressed. In all cases, the period of limitation and expiry will resume from twenty (20) days from the time that the Act of closing of the mandatory interlocutory arbitration procedure is available to the parties. This suspensive effect shall not apply to the procedure of registration of trade marks and of opposition to the registry, established in the law 22.362.
(Article 2nd - amending article 16 of the law 22.362 which shall be drafted in the following way: article 16: met one (1) year following the notification provided for in article 15, shall be declared the abandonment of the application in the following cases: to) if the applicant and opponent do not reach an agreement enabling the administrative decision and that one does not start legal action within the indicated term; b) if promoted by the applicant the court action, her operation occurs. The judicial action can be started once accredited, by affidavit of counsel involved https://www.boletinoficial.gob.ar/pdf/linkQR/bnlsTGV6ZFRZQVJycmZ0RFhoUThyQT09, the conclusion of the mediation procedure.
Article 3 ° - amending article 17 of the law 22.362, which shall be drafted in the following way: article 17: legal action to obtain the withdrawal of the opposition should be initiated with the National Directorate of Industrial property. Within ten (10) days of receiving demand, together with the sworn statement certifying the conclusion of the mediation procedure, the address issue one and the elements added to the Federal Court in Civil and commercial Federal Capital together with the copy of the administrative action of the opposed mark. The respective proceedings shall process according to the rules of the ordinary trial.
Article 4 ° – this law shall enter into force ninety (90) days of its publication.
Article 5 ° - contact the national executive power.
GIVEN IN THE CHAMBER OF THE CONGRESO ARGENTINO, BUENOS AIRES, TWENTY-FIVE DAYS OF THE MONTH OF NOVEMBER IN THE YEAR TWO THOUSAND AND FIFTEEN.
-REGISTERED UNDER NO. 27222 - JULIAN A. DOMINGUEZ. -GERARDO ZAMORA. -Lucas Chedrese. -John H. Estrada.
Date of publication: 23/12/2015 https://www.boletinoficial.gob.ar/pdf/linkQR/bnlsTGV6ZFRZQVJycmZ0RFhoUThyQT09