Algeria
Algeria
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Algeria

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Algeria Deed of Assignment for Trademarks
DOA
Algeria Power of Attorney for Trademarks
POA

Laws

Algeria Trademark Law

what you need to know

CLASSIFICATION
11th edition — multiclass application
SEARCH
Possible for word and device marks
EXAMINATION
On formal, absolute, and relative grounds
OPPOSITION
No provisions
EXTENSION OF TIME
Possible for responding to office actions
PROTECTION TERM
10 years from filing date and renewable for like periods
USE
Vulnerable to cancellation by any interested party if there has been no effective use of the mark for a period of 3 consecutive years after filing date

Requirements

Filing Requirements
• POA, simply signed
• Copy of priority document, if priority is claimed, certified, accompanied with sworn French translation
What you need to know
• POA may be submitted within 2 months from filing date
• Priority document may be submitted within 3 months from filing date
Filing Requirements
• POA, simply signed
• Declaration of use, simply signed
What you need to know
• May be recorded for applications and registrations
• Grace period of 6 months
Filing Requirements
• POA, simply signed
• Certificate of change of name with sworn French translation, notarized
• For change of address, no additional documents are required other than POA
What you need to know
• May be recorded for applications and registrations
Filing Requirements
• POA, simply signed
• Deed of assignment, with sworn French translation, legalized and notarized
What you need to know
• Applications and registrations may be assigned with or without the goodwill of the business concerned
• May be recorded for applications and registrations
Filing Requirements
• POA, simply signed
• Certificate of merger, with sworn French translation, legalized and notarized
What you need to know
• May be recorded for applications and registrations and applications
Filing Requirements
• POA, simply signed
• License agreement with sworn French translation, legalized
What you need to know
• License recordal is compulsory in order to be effective against third parties
• May be recorded for applications and registrations