Kuwait: PTO Temporarily Suspends Operations

March 12th, 2020|

In light of the current coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak in Kuwait, the Patent and Trademark Office announced that it will temporarily suspend operations until March 26, 2020. In ...

Iraq: TMO Temporarily Suspends Operations

March 3rd, 2020|

In light of the current coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak in Iraq, the Trademark Office announced that it will temporarily suspend operations until March 16, 2020. The TMO, however, ...

Egypt: Accession to the UPOV Bears Fruit

February 3rd, 2020|

Egypt ratified its accession to the International Convention for the Protection of New Varieties of Plants, which is known by the acronym UPOV. Egypt became a member ...

Saudi Arabia: On the Silk Road with CNIPA

February 3rd, 2020|

The Saudi Authority for Intellectual Property signed a memorandum of understanding with the China National Intellectual Property Administration. The MOU aims to facilitate the processing, examination and ...