The validation of a European patent in Spain is a prerequisite to enjoy patent rights in Spain. But, how much is validating a European patent in Spain? The cost of validation in Spain includes the validation fee of the European patent, the translation into Spanish and proffesional fees of industrial property agent.
The most expensive part of the validation is the Spanish translation of all patent documents (description and claims). The translation must be made by an agent of the Spanish industrial property, as Volartpons, which certifies that the translation corresponds to the European patent.