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Pakistan IP Office announces increase in the Official Fee for filing & prosecution of Trademarks

The Intellectual Property Office (IPO) of Pakistan has announced that there will be an amendment to the official fee for all the procedures related…


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India approves the proposal for accession to The Nice Agreement, The Vienna Agreement & The Locarno Agreement

The accession is expected to instil confidence in foreign investors, applicants, businesses in relation to the protection of their Intellectual…


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Indian Patent law basics – Patent Application procedure

Before all else, I would like to clarify that this article does not deal with how to get a patent in India. This article merely describes the…


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Indian Patent law basics – Disclosure requirements of Indian patent application’s foreign counterparts

The Indian law for Patents, more particularly Section 8(1) of the Patents Act, 1970 (the “Act”), requires that when a person makes an application for…