Mondaq Middle East & Africa: Intellectual Property
Reinhold Cohn Group
IP adjudicator found no likelihood of confusion between word mark BIG DEAL and stylised mark BIG DEAL
Reinhold Cohn Group
The Supreme Court has issued its decision in a dispute over the alleged existence of a visual resemblance between pasta packages (Store Chain of Rami Levy Hashikma Marketing 2006 ...
Herzog Fox & Neeman
On March 19, 2018, the updated draft of the Agreement on the Withdrawal of the United Kingdom from the European Union ("EU") was published.
Reinhold Cohn Group
The Patents and Designs Ordinance, 1924, does not include provisions allowing the publication of the design in the official Designs Journal upon registration.
Reinhold Cohn Group
Israel's Supreme Court upheld that oral course lectures not documented by the lecturer are copyrightable, but allowed publisher's defense that he was unaware of the existence of such copyrights.
Al Tamimi & Company
Special 301 Report (the "Report") is a United States congressional mandated document that reflects the U.S. Administration's views on the protection and enforcement of U.S. intellectual property (IP) rights globally.
Al Tamimi & Company
Having a website is essential for any business wishing to have an online presence. In doing so, brand owners are well advised to take control of their domain name management.
Clyde & Co
As the importance of a knowledge-based economy quickly emerges in Saudi Arabia, intellectual property (IP) assets will play an increasing role.
Gowling WLG
Saudi Arabia has issued a judicial announcement in which it stated that powers of attorney provided to legal advisers and IP representatives will be considered valid for five years only from the date of issuance.
Al Tamimi & Company
Evolution and improvements in technology have allowed man to travel, expand and explore far reaching territories.
KISCH IP
The South African Patents Act No. 57 of 1978 ("the Act") does not define "inventor" per se, although it is generally understood to refer to a natural person who conceives of something novel
KISCH IP
Africa is one of the fastest growing economic regions in the world with countries with natural resources that supports industries such as mining, oil and gas, and agriculture...
KISCH IP
Section 2 of the South African Copyright Act 98 of 1978 (the "Act") states that computer programs are eligible for copyright protection in South Africa.
ENSafrica
The report was produced by the company Brand Finance and mentions that over the past year, the value of South African brands grew by an impressive 8% to ZAR426-billion.
ENSafrica
This is an effective manner of providing protection for international brands which are yet to enter the Namibian market.
BSA Ahmad Bin Hezeem & Associates LLP
The UAE Patent Law is lightly modelled on the European system and requires, inter alia, the absolute novelty as one of the fundamental prerequisites for patentability. At this stage...
STA Law Firm
While we know more about the world now than ever before, in some ways, it can seem more mysterious and complicated than ever before.
Al Tamimi & Company
By the Dubai Expo in 2020, the UAE plans to have more than 170,000 hotel rooms according to news reports. Dubai currently boasts 100,000 hotel rooms ...
Inventa International
After attending INTA's conference "The Power of Design", Inęs Monteiro Alves discusses the lack of mention of Africa as a Continent, regarding IP rights and designs in particular.
STA Law Firm
Trademark Registration In Asian Countries - June 2018
STA Law Firm
Overview Focus: Trademark Registration Inasian Countries
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The issue of offensive trade marks rumbles on. In 2017, the landmark US decision in Matal v Tam came after the founder of an Asian-American rock group sought trade mark registration for the band's name, The Slants.
BSA Ahmad Bin Hezeem & Associates LLP
The UAE Patent Law is lightly modelled on the European system and requires, inter alia, the absolute novelty as one of the fundamental prerequisites for patentability. At this stage...
STA Law Firm
Overview Focus: Trademark Registration Inasian Countries
Al Tamimi & Company
Special 301 Report (the "Report") is a United States congressional mandated document that reflects the U.S. Administration's views on the protection and enforcement of U.S. intellectual property (IP) rights globally.
Al Tamimi & Company
Having a website is essential for any business wishing to have an online presence. In doing so, brand owners are well advised to take control of their domain name management.
Reinhold Cohn Group
The Supreme Court has issued its decision in a dispute over the alleged existence of a visual resemblance between pasta packages (Store Chain of Rami Levy Hashikma Marketing 2006 ...
Lex Artifex, LLP
When deciding on how to participate in the Nigerian market, you will need to choose between establishing a new company or acquiring an existing company.
Al Tamimi & Company
The rise of the influencer as a marketing tool has been much discussed in the Middle East. From Kuwaiti beauty bloggers, who attract several million followers ...
ENSafrica
The report was produced by the company Brand Finance and mentions that over the past year, the value of South African brands grew by an impressive 8% to ZAR426-billion.
ENSafrica
Welcome to the world of unconventional trade marks – smell, colours, shapes, sounds, tastes, gestures, moving logos and more.
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