Intellectual property news and updates

Ethiopia implements new trade mark law

On 24 December 2012 a new trade mark law was implemented in Ethiopia. As a result of the new law steps will need to be taken in respect of trade marks that were registered in Ethiopia prior to this date.

Brand-i : the anti-counterfeiting directory

As a manufacturer of branded products, how can you ensure that consumers know where to buy your authentic products online? You can use Brand-i, a website set up by Trading Standards in the UK to ensure that consumers can buy authentic goods from authorised online stockists for key counterfeit goods.

The UK Intellectual Property Office (UKIPO) funding IP audits

SMEs can currently apply for funding for an IP audit via one of the UKIPO’s partners including GrowthAccelerator, Welsh Government and Scottish Enterprise, for companies based in England, Wales and Scotland respectively.

Mexico joins the Madrid Protocol

On 19 November 2012 Mexico became the latest country to accede to the Madrid Protocol governing the International Registration of trade marks.

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