Trade Mark Registration in Mauritius

Trademark Registration in Mauritius  International Trade Marks The Republic of Mauritius is an island nation in the Indian Ocean about 2000km off the southeast coast of the African continent. The government is closely modelled on the Westminster parliamentary system,...

Trade Mark Registration in Malaysia

Trademark Registration in Malaysia  International Trade Marks Malaysia’s intellectual property laws generally conform with international standards and provide adequate protection for trade mark owners. The establishment of the Intellectual Property Court in Malaysia...

Franchising Legal Advice

Franchising Legal Advice Specialist legal advice on franchising and franchise contracts Franchise law is specialised and differs from other areas of law, thus you need find yourself an attorney that specialises in this specific type of law. Franchise...

Trade Mark Registration in the U.S

Trademark Registration in the U.S  International Trade Marks Trade mark rights in the United States are established through use, thus the person or company that first and continuously uses a mark inside the U.S. is the one who will have preferential rights over it. It...

Trade Mark Registration in India

Trademark Registration in India  International Trade Marks The Indian Trade Marks Registry often feature in the news for the slow progress of cases, loss of files and mass abandonment of applications. However, this has begun to change and in the last few years the...

Trademarking

Trademarking As an entrepreneur or business owner, trademarking your name and/or logo is crucial to protecting your intellectual property from infringement. A trade mark is a recognisable sign, design, or expression which identifies your brand from those of others. A...

How to Patent an Idea

How to Patent an idea in South Africa (and abroad) Keep your Idea a SECRET: It is important to keep your idea a secret because a patent may only be granted for an idea that i new, inventive and useful.  If your idea meets these requirements, generally, it should be...

Know your IP

Know your IP IP (Intellectual property) is considered an asset for any business. Intellectual Property is an intangible asset which means that the asset is not physical, it is as the result of human creativity, thought and inventiveness, and this type of asset forms...

Trade Mark Registrations and Information

Trade Mark Registrations and Information Trade Mark registrations provides wide-ranging protection against infringement of your brand. A trade mark is typically a word, name, phrase, logo, symbol, design, image, or a combination of these elements. Trade marks are...