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New Trade Mark Opposition Tribunal For Nigeria
On 19 June 2019 the Permanent Secretary of the Federal Ministry of Industry, Trade and Investment inaugurated a new Trade Mark Tribunal, with the view of accelerating oppositions and related matters.
South Africa
12 Jul 2019
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IP For Good (Beer)
AB InBev offers its patented technology for free to microbrewers after patenting a new brewing innovation
South Africa
12 Apr 2019
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The Thorny Issue Of Cultural Appropriation
In the South African context, we are regularly confronted by examples of what is labelled as "cultural appropriation". What is cultural appropriation and where is the line ...
South Africa
12 Apr 2019
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Power Dynamics And IP Laws | Is The Balance Fairly Struck By Current IP Legislation?
Part one of this series by Myriam Christmann was titled The Thorny Issue of Cultural Appropriation and served as an introduction to the topic in general and introduced the idea ...
South Africa
11 Apr 2019
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How Intellectual Property Rights Are Human Rights
In Part One of this series of articles we introduced the concept of cultural appropriation and provided an explanation of why it sits uncomfortably with most of us.
South Africa
11 Apr 2019
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Who Owns The Roger Federer RF Monogram Trade Mark?
While you channel hop between the FIFA World Cup and the tennis you may have noticed that Roger Federer ...
South Africa
11 Apr 2019
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A ‘Triple Distilled' Summary Of Recent Trade Mark SCA Cases (Video)
In the past twelve months, South Africa's Supreme Court of Appeal has handed down four judgments concerning trade marks.
South Africa
23 Jan 2019
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Morocco Now Permits The Recordal Of Trade Mark Rights Directly With Customs Authorities
Our North Africa operation has confirmed that it is now possible for owners of trade marks locally registered in Morocco – as well as international registrations designating Morocco – to record a suspension application at the customs authorities.
South Africa
21 Jan 2019
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Trademarks – Cautionary Notices Now Possible In Somalia
Civil rule ended in Somalia in 1969, nine short years after the country gained independence.
Somalia
27 Dec 2018
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Madrid In Africa Report – The Applicability Of the Madrid System In Africa
Of these member states, only four countries meet the key criteria that are mentioned above, namely Kenya, Mozambique, Morocco and Tunisia.
South Africa
19 Dec 2018
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Name Change To Kingdom Of eSwatini Made Official Through Publication Of Notice In Gazette
At Independence Day celebrations on 19 April 2018, King Mswati III announced that the country's name, Kingdom of Swaziland, would change to Kingdom of Eswatini.
Swaziland
19 Dec 2018
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IP And Patent Bills Passed
Following the 2017 retirement of former Registrar for Trade Marks in Swaziland, Mr. Stephan Magagula, the two bills he had a hand in drafting in 2015 have now been passed into law.
Swaziland
18 Dec 2018
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Phase 1 Of South Africa's IP Policy | What You Need To Know
The South African government recently approved the first phase of the long awaited Intellectual Property (IP) Policy, after incorporating input from the stakeholders' submissions and representations.
South Africa
18 Dec 2018
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Somaliland: Insights – Intellectual Property Rights In Somaliland
Somaliland does not have any laws specifically dealing with the protection and enforcement of Intellectual Property Rights (IPRs).
Somalia
18 Dec 2018
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A Step Closer To Plain Packaging Tobacco Products
In June 2017 we commented here, in respect of the WTO's decision to uphold legislation in Australia which severely restricted the advertisement of tobacco products on the ground that the legislation qualified as a legitimate public health measure.
South Africa
18 Dec 2018
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Namibia Introduces New Industrial Property Act
The effect of the publication is that the new Industrial Property Act No. 1 of 2012 will come into operation on 1 August 2018.
Namibia
17 Dec 2018
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Registration And Renewal Certificates Now Issued Electronically
The Moroccan Office of Industrial and Commercial Property has announced that as of 28 May 2018, it will only issue electronic trade mark registration and renewal certificates, with the OMPIC stamp.
Morocco
17 Dec 2018
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Malawi New Trade Marks Act, 2018
On 24 January 2018, Malawi's President assented to the new Trademarks Act, no. 2 of 2018. The Act intends to modernise the protection of trade marks by incorporating new developments in the field of intellectual property in the country.
Malawi
14 Dec 2018
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Section 14 Of The Kenyan Trade Marks Act Is Enforceable Even In The Absence Of A Registered Trade Mark
In Fibrelink Limited v Star Television Productions Limited, the High Court of Kenya heard an appeal against an earlier decision of the Registrar of Trade Marks in an opposition by the Respondent against the ...
Kenya
14 Dec 2018
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Update On Registry Payment Procedures
Pursuant to Executive Decree No. 21/97, read together with Executive Decree 30/11, the Ministry of Finance recently announced a change in the payment procedure for all Public Departments including the Industrial Property Office.
Angola
14 Dec 2018
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