Region: Seychelles

Meta targeted in anti-counterfeiting suit; ARIPO calls for Seychelles IP plan; Disney launches homeware brand – news digest

In our latest round-up, we look at 21,000 counterfeiting cases being solved in China in 2021, most UK consumers opposing plain packaging on unhealthy food, and much more.

26 April 2022

New Industrial Property Act passed by Parliament

Parliament has passed the new Industrial Property Act (7/2014). The new act, which is not yet in force, provides for the registration of industrial designs, which was previously possible only through the extension of a UK design. The act also provides that a trademark registration shall be valid for a period of 10 years from the filing date of the application, as opposed to seven years under the current legislation.

14 November 2014

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