The start of a new era

GCC Trade Mark Law implemented in Kuwait

In this edition, our attention is drawn to Kuwait, the first of the six GCC member states to implement the GCC Trade Mark Law.  Our team examines the immediate impact of the new Law in Kuwait, and we review the progress towards implementation in the other GCC member states.

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Market updates and insights

This edition's market updates and insights section brings news from across the MENA region, including a new Intellectual Property Court in the UAE and new Patent Regulations in Saudi Arabia.

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Clyde & Co in action

We have plenty of news from Clyde & Co to report this month, ranging from receiving the Intellectual Property Team of the Year award at The Oath's Middle East Legal Awards, to the expansion of our affiliated Clyde IP offices to Oman, as well as the addition of a new IP partner in the UK.

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MENA Intellectual Property Newsletter: February 2016

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