Libya – Issuance of Registration Certificates

registration certificatesTRIPOLI – This is to confirm that the Libyan Trademark Office (LTMO) has started issuing registration certificates as well as accepting renewal applications since 1 October 2015.

Accordingly, any applications that have matured to registration (published and no oppositions raised) and that are still valid, a registration certificate will issue once payment of the official fees of LYD151 (approximately USD111) has been made.

As for expired applications, it is possible to issue renewal certificates after paying the normal renewal fee of LYD181 (approximately USD133) per application.

For more information, please contact moc.heismuqnull@aybil.

Reported by: Firas Qumsieh
NJQ & Associates

NJQ & Associates is a well-established Intellectual Property Law Firm providing a full spectrum of IP services; not only protection of trademarks and patents, but also copyrights, industrial designs, domain names and many other related matters in Jordan, the Middle East, Asia, and all over the world.

The name NJQ comes from the initials of the founder and chairman Mr. Nader Jamil Qumsieh. Originally, Mr. Nader started the firm under the name Qumsieh for IP in 1985 and the official website became known as Qumsieh.com. It was required to find something more related to the firm and that can adapt the changes and developments in business, which is where NJQ was born with the Associates term to indicate that this firm is a global firm based on partnership with professionals along side with its branch offices.