A new law, under No. 8 of 2007, was enacted in Syria for Distinctive Marks, Geographical Indications and Industrial Drawings and Designs. The law entered into force on April 12 and its implementing regulations were issued on April 15, 2007.
The Property Protection Office may request in writing the applicant to include any conditions or amendments to clarify the industrial drawing/design in a manner that prevents confusion with another right previously registered, or for which an application for registration was filed. The amendment should be made within (3) months from the date of notification.
The applicant, whose application was rejected or suspended pending certain conditions or amendments, may object in writing to the decision of the Property Protection Office mentioned to the competent ad hoc committee within (30) days from the date on which the decision was served to him in writing, in return for ... More details