Region: Equatorial Guinea

OAPI: change is on the way

The African Intellectual Property Organisation’s recent changes to the Bangui Agreement are due to have a significant effect on trademark rights. Although the revised agreement is not yet in force, IP practitioners should start familiarising themselves with the new system

01 May 2019

The best domains in life are free? Freenom partners with ‘.gq’

Freenom, the company that operates the ‘.tk’ registry, has partnered with Equatorial Guinea in order to develop its ccTLD, ‘.gq’, under the business model of free domain name registrations. As the preferred TLDs for phishing attacks have been those ccTLDs that offer free domain name registrations, there are fears that ‘.gq’ may go the same way.

19 January 2015

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