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This chapter forms part of the Anti-counterfeiting Law Over Borders Comparative Guide 2022. The Law Over Borders comparative guides provide essential information on law and legal practice across...
Al Rowaad Advocates & Legal Consultancy
Intellectual property rights are protected in the UAE through a set of federal laws. While intellectual property consists of a broad-spectrum of rights, including trademarks, copyright, patents, designs...
Khurana and Khurana
The first reform regarding the plant varieties in the UAE happened after 1991. Even after more than twenty-five years of reforms, the protection is still controversial.
United Trademark & Patent Services
The Cabinet of Ministers Resolution No. (57) of 2022 regarding the Executive Regulations of Federal Law No. (36) of 2021 regarding the Trademark Law was published on June 15, 2022...
Gowling WLG
Under the former UAE Patent Law, patents which related to national security were excluded from patent protection. This position is changing. New restrictions have been introduced...
United Trademark & Patent Services
The Cabinet of Ministers Resolution No. (47) of 2022 regarding the Executive Regulations of Federal Law No. (38) of 2021 concerning Copyright and Neighboring Rights was published on May 13, 2022...
United Trademark & Patent Services
The Cabinet of Ministers Resolution No. (6) of 2022 regarding the Executive Regulations of Federal Law No. (11) of 2021 regarding the Regulation and Protection of Industrial Property Rights was published on...
Rouse
The regulations change several practice issues. One of the main changes is the renewal grace period to 6 months. The grace period for renewals was 3 months.
Dennemeyer Group
While many countries do not require a power of attorney (PoA) from a trademark applicant to their local agent, this is still mandatory in all Middle East and North African countries, including Pakistan (MENAP).
United Trademark & Patent Services
With yet another historic step, which gives an important message that the UAE leaves no stone unturned in protecting the intellectual property rights of individuals/entities...
United Trademark & Patent Services
The Office of the United States Trade Representative (USTR) released its 2022 Special 301 Report on April 27, 2022, pertaining to the competency, improvisation and strength...
United Trademark & Patent Services
The largest international law enforcement agency, the INTERPOL held a training session on Detecting fraudulent identity documents in collaboration with the Ministry of Interior in Abu Dhabi as well as IDnow...
United Trademark & Patent Services
After more than 20 years of operations and dealing with the GCC patent applications, the Supreme Council of the Cooperation Council for the Arab States of the Gulf in its 41st session held in January 5, 2021, approved set of amendments ...
Khurana and Khurana
Evolution Of The New Trademark law In United Arab Emirates (UAE) , Just like humans evolve over time with respect to the evolving demands and needs of the society, similarly,...
United Trademark & Patent Services
As part of its 50th Anniversary, the UAE announced some of the broadest changes to its legal landscape in years and the new laws are intended to keep pace with the developmental achievements of the UAE and reflect the country's future aspirations.
Rouse
Trade Mark Law is hot topic right now in the UAE – find more below on the latest changes in the Trade Mark Office practice with a focus on International Registrations.
Rouse
The United Arab Emirates has officially launched the Emirates Reprographic Rights Management Association (ERRA)
Gowling WLG
In late 2021, the UAE Government adopted the largest legislative changes in its history by issuing 50 new laws which coincided with the 50th Anniversary of the founding of the UAE. One of these new laws, was the long anticipated UAE Copyright Law.
Gowling WLG
Over the last few decades, innovation has become fundamental to the economic growth of developed countries. It has created jobs, increased competitiveness...
Al Rowaad Advocates & Legal Consultancy
The United Arab Emirates has issued the new trademarks law, namely the ‘Federal Decree-Law No. 36/2021 on Trademark'.
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