With Africa proving to be a particularly lucrative region for brands seeking licensing opportunities, we examine what rights holders need to know about trademark licences from a swathe of nations across the continent. Read more
In part two of our A-Z guide to the anti-counterfeiting framework across Africa, we look at problems and solutions from Nigeria to Zambia. Read more
Venturing into Africa: law firm opportunity and risk in an evolving IP landscape
For this week’s blog post from the <em>WTR 1000</em> research team, it is timely to consider the current state of trademark protection in Africa.
@WTR_Alerts RT @DreyfusLawFirm: A new company called The Dead Trademark Agglomeration offers the possibility to acquire an expired USPTO #trademark.It… Read more
@WTR_Alerts China - Legal Update Alert: The Chinese Olympic Committee recently publicly reprimanded trademark squatters for att… https://t.co/JKtVMoM8bZ Read more
@WTR_Alerts Don't miss the 25th anniversary edition of the @BrandFinance Global Forum, happening on 30th Sept, 28th Oct and 25t… https://t.co/O6WOI6PQc1 Read more
@WTR_Alerts RT @Catchword: Should they just keep "Washington Football Team"?
Descriptive naming is often the best strategy, though has never been app… Read more