Samoa acceded to the Madrid Protocol on December 4, 2018. The Protocol will enter into force with respect to Samoa on March 4, 2019. Samoa will be the
Le 4 décembre 2018, le Gouvernement des Samoa a déposé auprès de l’OMPI son instrument d’adhésion au Protocole de Madrid contenant : la déclaration
Het aantal landen dat zich aansluit bij het internationale systeem voor merkregistraties, op basis van het Verdrag van Madrid en het daarbij behorende
Every Tuesday and Friday, WTR presents a round-up of news, developments and insights from across the trademark sphere. In our latest edition, we look
The Ministry of Commerce, Industry, and Labour has introduced a new schedule of fees that will apply from 1 January 2017. The new fee schedule
The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia has the largest information communication and technology market in the Middle East by both capital volume and spending. It
The Mediation Rules 2013 were introduced by the Samoan government in August 2013, reflecting their endorsement of mediation as a pre-court or
On 29 March 2013 the Parliament of Samoa passed the Personal Property Securities Act 2013 (PPSA) into law. The PPSA will reform the law relating to
There have been a number of changes to the legislation in various countries in the South Pacific over the last 12 months including new Trade Marks Acts in Vanuatu and Samoa.
The Samoa Intellectual Property Act 2011 introduces new provisions on patents, innovations patents, designs, trademarks, collective marks, plant breeder's rights, geographical indications, and layout designs of integrated circuits, and comes into force on 1 October 2012.