15 USC 1141c
Restriction, abandonment, cancellation, or expiration of a basic application or basic registration
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With respect to an international application transmitted to the International Bureau under section 62 [15 USC 1141b], the Director shall notify the International Bureau whenever the basic application or basic registration which is the basis for the international application has been restricted, abandoned, or canceled, or has expired, with respect to some or all of the goods and services listed in the international registration--
(1)within 5 years after the international registration date; or
(2)more than 5 years after the international registration date if the restriction, abandonment, or cancellation of the basic application or basic registration resulted from an action that began before the end of that 5-year period.