TRADEMARK ASSIGNMENT IN TANZANIA

A trademark can be defined as a word, name, symbol, or design, or any combination thereof, used in commerce to identify and distinguish the goods of one manufacturer or seller from those of another and to indicate the source of the goods. An example of a trademark is Nike’s “Just do it” logo on their [...]

REGISTRATION OF A PATENT IN TANZANIA

REGISTRATION OF A PATENT IN TANZANIA A Patent may be referred to as a legal right granted by the Government to an inventor for an invention. An invention is a solution to a technical problem existing in a particular field of technology. Registration of patent in Tanzania implies the entire contents of a patent description [...]

RENEWAL OF TRADEMARK IN TANZANIA

RENEWAL OF TRADEMARK IN TANZANIA Trademark may be defined as a symbol, name, or word(s) legally registered or established that shows it was made by use as representing the company or product and that cannot be used by other companies without permission. Renewal of Trademark in Tanzania is among the post registration matters on trade [...]

RIGHTS OF MUSIC COMPOSERS IN TANZANIA

  Copyright rules define much of the music business, shaping the practices that drive recording and touring deals.  Copyright is a form a legal protection given to variety of created works such as musical work, artistic work, dramatic and literary works.  For the work to be legally protected it needs to be original in a [...]

BREXIT AND AFRICA INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY

By Sunday Ndamugoba The United Kingdom has finally voted out of the Europe Union.  As ABC Attorneys we have taken the initiative to look at the impact this will have on our clients businesses and money. Up to this date its safe to say that the European Union Intellectual Property Office (EUIPO) is the most [...]