Algeria

ALGERIA Intellectual Property Smit & Van Wyk, Inc. Intellectual Property law firm and intellectual property agent for Africa, including Algeria, deals exclusively with patent and trademark law. Our qualified and experienced intellectual property lawyers are able...

ALGERIA: Trademark Applications

ALGERIA: Trademark Applications Trade Marks Patents Designs Nice Classification ✓Madrid System ✘Multi-class Applications ✓ Filing Requirements Power of AttorneyScanned copy of simply signed Power of Attorney (no notarisation or legalisation required).Priority...

ALGERIA: Design Applications

ALGERIA: Design Applications Trade Marks Patents Designs Paris Convention ✓Locarno Classification ✓Hague Agreement  ✘ Filing Requirements Power of AttorneyMust be filed within 2 months of the filing date. ArtworkDrawings, photographs or 2 specimens of the design is...

Copyright in Africa

How to Copyright in Africa In general, any original work made by a qualified person is eligible for copyright in Africa. Originality refers to the fact that the author must have created the work through the application of the author’s own creativity and labour. A...

ALGERIA: Patent Applications

ALGERIA: Patent Applications Trade Marks Patents Designs Paris Convention ✓PCT ✓Examination ✓ Filing Requirements Power of AttorneyMust be filed within 2 months of the date of filing. Specification, claims, drawings and abstractRequired upon filing.For non-PCT...