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A recent case emphasises the need to align the register of companies and the register of trademarks as regards the reservation of company names.
15 August 2023
A somewhat controversial High Court decision restricts the right of registered trademark owners to modify their marks.
09 May 2023
In a new edition from our ongoing series on physical marketplaces that reportedly engage in the trade of counterfeit goods, we head to Uganda.
28 September 2022
Uganda Communications Commission to switch off 6 million counterfeit mobile phones in the country in the next six months.
17 August 2022
The most significant change at the Uganda Registration Service Bureau has been the shift from manual to online filing, which became inevitable due to the covid-19 pandemic.
02 March 2022
The Uganda Registration Services Bureau has launched a trademark e-filing platform as part of its all-digital strategy.
08 December 2021
With a petition set for the International Criminal Court, it is about time the dangers of counterfeit goods are considered among the list of crimes against humanity, argues our Saturday opinion.
23 October 2021
WTR’s Legal Updates are written by a select panel of over 160 leading experts who analyse the latest trademark-related developments and decisions in more than 60 jurisdictions.
29 July 2021
This is first time that the High Court of Uganda has considered the issue of the infringement of industrial design rights.
20 July 2021
Uganda's Trademarks (Amendment) Regulations No 9/2021, which came into effect on 14 May 2021, has brought about some welcome changes to the provisions of the Trademark Regulations 2012.
10 June 2021
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