According to Article 2 of the Industrial Property Law (Law 9,279/96), the Brazilian Patent and Trademark Office (BPTO) grants two types of patent:
Patents are granted for technical inventions.
Chadha & Chadha
In India, patent rights are available by way of invention patents and design patents.
Reinhold Cohn Group
Patents are governed by the Patents Law 5727-1976, as well as by various regulations relating to patents.
Shobayashi International Patent & Trademark Office
The Japan Patent Office (JPO) grants patents, utility models, designs and trademarks.
Basham, Ringe y Correa SC
There are patents and utility models; patents are valid for 20 years and utility models for 15 years, counted from the filing date.
National Dutch and European patents are governed by the Dutch Patent Act 1995.
Yoon & Lee International Patent & Law Firm
In Korea, there are three types of patent that are granted
Three types of patent are granted in Taiwan
Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett & Dunner LLP
Three types of patent are obtainable in the United States.