A Pakistani trademark or trade name can be obtained by any natural or legal person, including public law institutions. Before filing, a representative of the rights holder will require a power of attorney. This, however, does not need to be notarized or legalized. The Trademark Act also states that if
A Trademark generally refers to a “brand” or “logo”. Trademark registration can also be obtained for a business name, distinctive catch phrases, taglines or captions. Properly used and promoted, a Trademark may become the most valuable asset of a business. Trademarks such as Coca Cola, HP, Canon, Nike and Adidas
ROBERT EPSTEIN There’s something about MGM-Pathe that stirs the blood. Ever since the two film companies became one last November it has made almost daily appearances in financial reports from Milan to Culver City to Rarotonga over ownership and financial squabbles. Now with one movie it has tripped over the
Registration of a Foreign Company comprises of following two steps: 1. Seek Availability of Company Name 2. Documentation Step 1. Seek Availability of Company Name: The first step in the process of registration of a Foreign Company is to seek availability of name of the proposed company from the registrar.
3rd consultative session on “Draft Geographical Indication Protection Bill, 2016” is scheduled on 30th September, 2016 at Marriott Hotel, Islamabad
Wednesday, September 28, 2016 Intellectual Property Organization of Pakistan has prepared a “Draft Geographical Indication Protection Bill, 2016” for the protection of origin linked products in the country. The consultation with the stakeholders on the Draft Law is in process. In this regard, IPO Pakistan had organized two consultative sessions at
Will Internet providers have to start cracking down harder on their own customers for suspected copyright infringement? That’s one of the big questions being raised in the wake of an obscure court ruling that finds that Cox Communications is liable for the illegal music and movie downloads of its subscribers. Earlier
The End User License Agreement (EULA) of most games (even free games) typically prohibits you from redistributing the game to other people without the copyright holder’s permission. Even if the EULA does not explicitly state this, redistributing the game without an appropriate license or express permission is a violation of