Egypt Trade Marks

Egypt Trade Marks Egypt is a First to File country and whomever first files the trade mark gets the rights. Egypt trade marks are valid for 10 years from the filing date and renewable for further periods of 10 years. Egypt is a member of the Madrid Protocol which...

Mozambique Patents

Mozambique Patents Patent and PCT National Phase Applications: Mozambique Smit & Van Wyk Intellectual Property law firm in Africa specialise in Mozambique Patents and PCT National Phase applications. Mozambique patent filing options include: Patent of Invention,...

ARIPO Patent Filings

ARIPO Patent Filings ARIPO Patents Smit & Van Wyk Intellectual Property law firm specialises in Patent and PCT National Phase filings for ARIPO (African Regional Intellectual Property Organization). ARIPO is an intergovernmental organisation for English-speaking...

Trade Mark Registration in Mauritius

Mauritius Trade Marks Trademark filings in Mauritius  Smit & Van Wyk IP lawyers and Africa agents deal exclusively with trade mark law in most African countries, including Mauritius trade marks. Our qualified and experienced trade mark lawyers are able to give you...

Namibia Trade Marks & Patents

Namibia Trade Marks & Patents Namibia Trade Mark filings according to the Nice Classification of Goods and Services Namibia is a member of the Madrid Protocol treaty which offers international trade mark filing, registration and maintenance. A single application...

Angola

Angole Trade Marks & Patents Angola Trade Marks Egypt is a “first to file” jurisdiction and  trade mark registration is mandatory to be granted rights over a mark. Only in some exceptional cases can an unregistered trade mark be protected. Angola recognises the...