商標登録insideNews: Mozambique joins the Banjul Protocol (ARIPO System for Trademark Registration) – Inventa International

The government of Mozambique deposited its instrument of Accession to the Banjul Protocol on the 15th of May 2020 and will effectively become a member of ARIPO’s protocol for trademarks on August 15, 2020. It will, therefore, be possible to designate Mozambique in an ARIPO application filed from that date.

情報源: Mozambique joins the Banjul Protocol (ARIPO System for Trademark Registration) – Inventa International

情報源: Mozambique accedes to the Banjul Protocol on Marks – The African Regional Intellectual Property Organization (ARIPO)

バンジュール議定書(Banjul Protocol)により商標出願の指定が可能となる国は、次の11カ国です。Botswana, Eswatini, Lesotho, Liberia, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, Sao Tome and Principe, Tanzania, Uganda, and Zimbabwe

商標登録insideNews: Notice to all Applicants on the Amendments to the Banjul Protocol | The African Regional Intellectual Property Organization (ARIPO)

Reference is made to the Resolutions of the ARIPO Administrative Council at its 43rd Session that was held in Margibi County, Liberia, from November 18 to 20, 2019. The Administrative Council adopted the amendments to the Banjul Protocol on Marks as well as its Implementing Regulations, which shall come into force on January 1, 2020.

情報源: Notice to all Applicants on the Amendments to the Banjul Protocol – The African Regional Intellectual Property Organization (ARIPO)

Banjul-Protocol 2019 バンジュール議定書(Banjul Protocol)は、商標についてのアフリカ広域知的財産機関(ARIPO)の取り扱いを定めていて、1993年にガンビアのバンジュールで作成されています。

Amendments to the Banjul Protocol on Marks (ARIPO_BP/2019/1) 新規定として、Rule 5ter Filing DateとRule 11ter Notice of Oppositionが追加されています。2020年1月1日施行です。