Industrial Property in Morocco

A new industrial property law (No. 23-13) Issued in Morocco to amend the law (No.17/97) is in force from December 18, 2014 and provides for the protection of industrial property rights in accordance with international standards in the field of industrial property. The new law aims to strengthen the protection of industrial property.

Favorable tax

30% in 2015, 40% in 2016 and 50% during 2017-2020 Article. 1, paragraphs 37 et seq. also introduced in Italy the cd. patent box which is a favorable tax regime for all those holders of business income, companies and other entities, provided they are resident in countries where it is an agreement in place to …

“Make In India”

‘Make in India’ trademark filed by DIPP The department of policy and promotion (DIPP), government of India has filed for the trademark of the much celebrated phrase “Make In India” and the logo, a lion with “Make In India” printed on it to prevent its misuse. The trademark application has been filed under various categories …

Taiwanese Patent Law

Divisional applications of patents – utility model We would like to introduce revisions of the Taiwanese Patent Law that have in approved in the end of 2011. With the revision it became possible to file a divisional application within 30 days of the issuance of notification of allowance (notifications of allowance issued after re-examination are …

JAPAN PPH program

Japan Launches Patent Prosecution Highway with Poland, EAPO Japan has recently launched the Patent Prosecution Highway (PPH) program with Poland and the Eurasian Patent Office (EAPO), whose member states are the Russian Federation, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Turkmenistan, Tajikistan, Belarus, Azerbaijan and Armenia.This has brought the number of Japan’s PPH partners to 25. Under the PPH, the …