20 Sep 2021

Syria Signs an Agreement with the World Intellectual Property Organization to Establish ...

GENEVA - The Syrian Arab Republic and the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) signed a cooperation agreement to establish technology and innovation support centers in ...

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31 Aug 2021

Afghanistan Update: AGIP is Fully Operational

KABUL - Abu-Ghazaleh Intellectual Property (AGIP) would like to inform its clients that its office in Afghanistan is still operational in spite of the ongoing unrest in the country. ...

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30 Aug 2021

KSA Transfers Trademark Enforcement Jurisdiction to Intellectual Property Authority

RIYADH - The Saudi Authority for Intellectual Property announced that the jurisdiction to enforce trademarks has been transferred from the Ministry of Commerce to the Authority based ...

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29 Aug 2021

New Industrial Property Law in the UAE

DUBAI - The Government of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) has issued Federal Law No. (11) of 2021 replacing the previous Industrial Property Law No. (31) of 2006 on Regulation and ...

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11 Aug 2021

Second Updated Version of TAG-ICT Dictionary Issued

AMMAN - Talal Abu-Ghazaleh Global (TAG.Global) has issued the second updated  version of TAG-ICT Dictionary, after updating its input and inserting a new set of terms used  ...

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03 Aug 2021

Hello World: Enabling Internationalized Domain Names (IDNs)

By: Sarmad Hussain, Sr Director IDN & UA Programs/ ICANN For more than two decades, the technical community, ICANN, and volunteers around the world have been working together ...

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30 Jul 2021

New Fees of IP Matters in Sudan

KHARTOUM – In accordance with the Ministerial Decree No. 1917 of the year 2021, the Sudanese IP Office announced that new official fees have been implemented in respect of IP ...

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29 Jul 2021

Saudi Arabia Adopts the 11th Edition of Nice Classification

RIYADH – The Eleventh Edition of the International Classification of Goods and Services for the Purposes of the Registration of Marks under the Nice Agreement (Nice ...

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18 Jul 2021

Eid Al-Adha Holiday

AMMAN - Abu-Ghazaleh Intellectual Property (AGIP) would like to notify its clients that many countries in the region will be observing Eid Al Adha, therefore, a public holiday is ...

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14 Jul 2021

In partnership with Jordan Investment Commission, Jordan Chamber of Commerce and Industry ...

Talal Abu-Ghazaleh for Technology (TAGTech) is considered as a channel to facilitate access to the latest technology and place it in the hands of the global knowledge citizens. TAGTech ...

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12 Jul 2021

Filing Deadline for Cloned EUTMs and IRs is September 30, 2021

LONDON – As a result of the separation of the United Kingdom from the European Union, the European Union Trademark registrations (EUTMs) and International Registrations (IRs) ...

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11 Jul 2021

ICANN and the Arab Information and Communication Technologies Organization Collaborate on ...

ISTANBUL - The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) announced the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Arab Information and Communication ...

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11 Jul 2021

Egypt: VAT is no Longer Charged on TM Services

CAIRO - The Trademark Office of Egypt announced that it will no longer impose VAT charges of 14% on trademark related services. This decision entered into force in Egypt on July 7, ...

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11 Jul 2021

Philippines to Use the Harmonized Database in TMclass

ALICANTE - The Intellectual Property Office of the Philippines (IPOPHL) uses and accepts the list of terms from the harmonized database of goods and services (HDB) in TMclass, ...

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11 Jul 2021

Second Updated Version of TAG-ICT Dictionary Issued

AMMAN - Talal Abu-Ghazaleh Global (TAG.Global) has issued the second updated  version of TAG-ICT Dictionary, after updating its input and inserting a new set of terms used  ...

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28 Jun 2021

International Trademark Association Releases Brand Restrictions Attitudinal Study

NEW YORK - The International Trademark Association (INTA) released its Brand Restrictions Study: A View from Gen Zers and Millennials. INTA commissioned this comprehensive global study ...

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21 Jun 2021

Nigeria: New IP Law on the Way

ABUJA - The House of Representatives of Nigeria proposed a Bill that provides a comprehensive industrial and Intellectual Property system in the country to protect innovations and ...

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20 Jun 2021

TAG-Legal Holds Domain Name Dispute Resolution & Introduction to Registration Data ...

CAIRO – Talal Abu-Ghazaleh Legal (TAG-Legal) held the Domain Name Dispute Resolution and an Introduction to the Domain Name Registration Data virtual webinar, in cooperation with ...

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14 Jun 2021

UAE: Late Filing of Legalized POA

ABU DHABI - The UAE Trademark Office announced that it is now possible to apply for a new trademark application by submitting a simple copy of the signed POA, on the condition that the ...

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07 Jun 2021

Talal Abu-Ghazaleh Dictionary of Patent Terms Published

Talal Abu-Ghazaleh Global (TAG.Global) has recently issued Talal Abu-Ghazaleh Dictionary for Patent Terms, which is the sixth in a series of specialized dictionaries conducted by the ...

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31 May 2021

Gaza: Suspension of Legal Terms for IP Matters

GAZA – Following the resumption of its operations, Gaza Trademark Office announced that the legal terms for trademarks, patents and industrial designs applications falling ...

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31 May 2021

Kuwait Launches Online Platform for Patent Applications

KUWAIT - Kuwait Patent Office (KPO) announced that an electronic platform for the filing of patent applications has been introduced on May 19, 2021.  All new patent ...

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30 May 2021

Trademark Opposition Period Extended in Gaza

GAZA – Gaza Trademark Office announced that the opposition period of trademark applications published on March 7, 2021 has been extended to June 14, 2021. The office announced ...

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24 May 2021

AGIP Office in Gaza Resumes Work from Temporary Location

GAZA – Abu-Ghazaleh Intellectual Property (AGIP)’s office in Gaza resumed its operations normally on Sunday, May 23, 2021 from our temporary location. One week ago, our ...

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19 May 2021

Egypt Joins TMclass

CAIRO - The Trademarks and Industrial Designs Office of Egypt (TIDO) joined TMclass with goods and services in Arabic on May 17, 2021. This latest addition of TIDO brings the total ...

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18 May 2021

AGIP Office in Gaza Destroyed by Israeli Airstrike

GAZA - A business center in the Rimal District of Gaza City that housed Abu-Ghazaleh Intellectual Property (AGIP)’s office has been hit by an Israeli airstrike on Monday, May ...

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09 May 2021

Talal Abu-Ghazaleh Dictionary of Patent Terms Published

Talal Abu-Ghazaleh Global (TAG.Global) has recently issued Talal Abu-Ghazaleh Dictionary for Patent Terms, which is the sixth in a series of specialized dictionaries conducted by the ...

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30 Apr 2021

Jordan TM Office Suspends Receiving non-Priority Applications

AMMAN - The Jordanian Patent and Trademark Office announced that all non-priority instructions should be put on hold temporarily for two weeks, starting from May 9, 2021, until the ...

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25 Apr 2021

Update from the UAE Trademark Office

DUBAI – The UAE Trademark Office announced that the period for filing the Power of Attorney for new trademark applications has been extended to 30 days from the date of filing. ...

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15 Apr 2021

New Directives for Trademark Registration Extension in Kurdistan

ERBIL - The Trademarks Registrar of Kurdistan issued new directives suspending the legal extension of registered Iraqi trademarks to Kurdistan region until further notice.  In ...

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