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 [...]

Much needed changes in the Real Estate sector and Laws in Tanzania

Much needed changes in the Real Estate sector and Laws in Tanzania. The Government of Tanzania through the efforts of President John Pombe Magufuli and that of Hon. William Lukuvi, the minister of lands housing and human settlement development has brought about a renewed hope in the restructuring of our real estate sector. We have [...]

Forming a Holding company in Tanzania (Parent and Subsidiary)

What does Tanzanian company law provide as regards to a company opening another company as its subsidiary to deal with the leasing of equipment to the company; By definition, a holding company, as the name implies, is a company which has control over another company. A holding company is also known as a parent company. A [...]