Archive: September, 2013

Rights Protection Mechanisms for New Top-Level Domains (TLDs)

Rights Protection Mechanisms for New Top-Level Domains (TLDs)

The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) is in the process of introducing new top-level domains to the Internet as per its New gTLD Program. This program is expected to add well over 1,000 new TLDs to the handful today (.com, .net, .org, etc.). They will include generic terms as well as brand names; domains open […]

Trademark Registration in Lebanon

Trademark Registration in Lebanon

The IP laws in Lebanon are based on the law promulgated per the resolution No.2385 of 1924 relating to the “System of Commercial & Industrial Property Rights,” the law No.240 of 2000 relating to “Patents” the law No.75 of 1999 relating to “The Protection of Literary and Artistic Property” reference is also made to Articles […]

The IP laws in Lebanon are based on the law promulgated per the resolution No.2385 of 1924 relating to the “System of Commercial & Industrial Property Rights,” the law No.240 of 2000 relating to “Patents” the law No.75 of 1999 relating to “The Protection of Literary and Artistic Property” reference is also made to Articles […]
New page in the Network of ip4all.com - Lebanon

New page in the Network of ip4all.com – Lebanon

Dear Readers, Colleagues and Friends, We are glad to introduce to your attention the new page of our Network – the one of Lebanon. You may visit it at: http://iplebanon.ip4all.com/ We’ll welcome your cooperation in order to promote the page and give our readers a wide range of news in the field of intellectual property. […]

New Easily Searchable Format of the TMOG

New Easily Searchable Format of the TMOG

The USPTO announced the release of a new easily searchable format of the Trademark Official Gazette (TMOG), available at tmog.uspto.gov/. This release is created on the basis of the feedback received from customers earlier this year during the beta version of this program. Further improvements to the TMOG, including the ability to download the data […]

Ambassador Dr .Gjorgji Filipov among honored guests of the 40th anniversary of the signing of the European Patent Convention

Ambassador Dr .Gjorgji Filipov among honored guests of the 40th anniversary of the signing of the European Patent Convention

Dr. .Filipov was the first Director of the Macedonian Patent Office and 6 years have run this institution in which the foundations of the Macedonian system of protection of intellectual property were  established. Under his leadership preparations for the accesion of Republic of Macedonia to the Patent Cooperation Treaty (PCT), 1995 and the Agreement for extension of the European […]

Амбасадорот Др. Ѓорѓи Филипов во почесните гости на одбележување на 40 годишнината од потпишувањето на Европската Патентна Конвенција

Амбасадорот Др. Ѓорѓи Филипов во почесните гости на одбележување на 40 годишнината од потпишувањето на Европската Патентна Конвенција

Д-р Филипов беше првиот директор на Македонскиот патентен завод со кого раководеше шест години и ги воспостави темелите на Македонскиот систем за заштита на индустриска сопственост. Под негово раководство се подготвуваше пристапувањето на Република Македонија кон Договорот за соработка во областа на патентите (PCT- Patent Cooperation Treaty), 1995 и Договорот за проширување на европските патенти […]

Ambassador Dr .Gjorgji Filipov among honored guests of the 40th anniversary of the signing of the European Patent Convention

Ambassador Dr .Gjorgji Filipov among honored guests of the 40th anniversary of the signing of the European Patent Convention

Dr. .Filipov was the first Director of the Macedonian Patent Office and 6 years have run this institution in which the foundations of the Macedonian system of protection of intellectual property were  established. Under his leadership preparations for the accesion of Republic of Macedonia to the Patent Cooperation Treaty (PCT), 1995 and the Agreement for extension of the European […]

Dr. .Filipov was the first Director of the Macedonian Patent Office and 6 years have run this institution in which the foundations of the Macedonian system of protection of intellectual property were  established. Under his leadership preparations for the accesion of Republic of Macedonia to the Patent Cooperation Treaty (PCT), 1995 and the Agreement for extension of the European […]
Ambassador Dr .Gjorgji Filipov among honored guests of the 40th anniversary of the signing of the European Patent Convention

Ambassador Dr .Gjorgji Filipov among honored guests of the 40th anniversary of the signing of the European Patent Convention

Dr. .Filipov was the first Director of the Macedonian Patent Office and 6 years have run this institution in which the foundations of the Macedonian system of protection of intellectual property were  established. Under his leadership preparations for the accesion of Republic of Macedonia to the Patent Cooperation Treaty (PCT), 1995 and the Agreement for extension of the European […]

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Dr. .Filipov was the first Director of the Macedonian Patent Office and 6 years have run this institution in which the foundations of the Macedonian system of protection of intellectual property were  established. Under his leadership preparations for the accesion of Republic of Macedonia to the Patent Cooperation Treaty (PCT), 1995 and the Agreement for extension of the European […]

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Ambassador Dr .Gjorgji Filipov among honored guests of the 40th anniversary of the signing of the European Patent Convention

Ambassador Dr .Gjorgji Filipov among honored guests of the 40th anniversary of the signing of the European Patent Convention

Dr. .Filipov was the first Director of the Macedonian Patent Office and 6 years have run this institution in which the foundations of the Macedonian system of protection of intellectual property were  established. Under his leadership preparations for the accesion of Republic of Macedonia to the Patent Cooperation Treaty (PCT), 1995 and the Agreement for extension of the European […]

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Dr. .Filipov was the first Director of the Macedonian Patent Office and 6 years have run this institution in which the foundations of the Macedonian system of protection of intellectual property were  established. Under his leadership preparations for the accesion of Republic of Macedonia to the Patent Cooperation Treaty (PCT), 1995 and the Agreement for extension of the European […]

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Ambassador Dr .Gjorgji Filipov among honored guests of the 40th anniversary of the signing of the European Patent Convention

Ambassador Dr .Gjorgji Filipov among honored guests of the 40th anniversary of the signing of the European Patent Convention

Dr. .Filipov was the first Director of the Macedonian Patent Office and 6 years have run this institution in which the foundations of the Macedonian system of protection of intellectual property were  established. Under his leadership preparations for the accesion of Republic of Macedonia to the Patent Cooperation Treaty (PCT), 1995 and the Agreement for extension of the European […]

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Dr. .Filipov was the first Director of the Macedonian Patent Office and 6 years have run this institution in which the foundations of the Macedonian system of protection of intellectual property were  established. Under his leadership preparations for the accesion of Republic of Macedonia to the Patent Cooperation Treaty (PCT), 1995 and the Agreement for extension of the European […]

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Ambassador Dr .Gjorgji Filipov among honored guests of the 40th anniversary of the signing of the European Patent Convention

Ambassador Dr .Gjorgji Filipov among honored guests of the 40th anniversary of the signing of the European Patent Convention

Dr. .Filipov was the first Director of the Macedonian Patent Office and 6 years have run this institution in which the foundations of the Macedonian system of protection of intellectual property were  established. Under his leadership preparations for the accesion of Republic of Macedonia to the Patent Cooperation Treaty (PCT), 1995 and the Agreement for extension of the European […]

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Dr. .Filipov was the first Director of the Macedonian Patent Office and 6 years have run this institution in which the foundations of the Macedonian system of protection of intellectual property were  established. Under his leadership preparations for the accesion of Republic of Macedonia to the Patent Cooperation Treaty (PCT), 1995 and the Agreement for extension of the European […]

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Seminar on the Hague System for the International Registration of Industrial Designs

Seminar on the Hague System for the International Registration of Industrial Designs

The World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) organizes a Seminar on the Hague System for the International Registration of Industrial Designs at its headquarters in Geneva, on October 31, 2013. The aim of the event is to increase awareness and practical knowledge of the Hague system among existing and potential users, whether in industry or in private practice.  The needs of […]

Trademark Registration in Libya

Trademark Registration in Libya

The registration of Trade Marks in Libya is governed by the Law No.40 of 1956. In fact it is almost identical with the Egyptian Law, except for very minor additions. The registration process remained in abeyance for almost 22 years, during which time, the applications for registration were only received but without a registration being […]

The registration of Trade Marks in Libya is governed by the Law No.40 of 1956. In fact it is almost identical with the Egyptian Law, except for very minor additions. The registration process remained in abeyance for almost 22 years, during which time, the applications for registration were only received but without a registration being […]
OHIM at MARQUES Annual Conference

OHIM at MARQUES Annual Conference

An OHIM delegation has been present at the 27th MARQUES Annual Conference in Monte Carlo last week (17-20 September). The Conference is a major event for the IP industry in Europe and the sessions included issues such as trade mark enforcement, free speech limitations and the impact of new top-level domains, as well as updates […]

New Trademark Law Adopted

New Trademark Law Adopted

On August 30.2013  China’s National People’s Congress passed the “Decision on Revising the Trademark Law of the People’s Republic of China”, which adopts the third amendment to the country’s Trademark Law. The Decision has made 53 revisions to the current Trademark Law in the following five areas: Adding provisions regarding the trademark review period; Improving […]