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September 28, 2022|
Intellectual property rights are protected in the UAE through a set of federal laws. While intellectual property consists of a broad-spectrum of rights, including trademarks, copyright, patents, designs, geographical indication, utility, etc., in this article, we are focusing on the law surrounding patents. The law regulating patents in the UAE is the Federal Law No 11 of 2021 (Patents Law). It repealed the previously existing law on patents, called the Federal Law No. 17 of 2002.
March 10, 2022|
Trademarks essentially constitute a reliable mechanism through which the proprietors can attract and maintain their customer base.
February 06, 2022|
The UAE has recently issued the Federal Law no. 11 of 2021 concerning the regulation and protection of industrial property rights (‘ the new patents law’). The new patents law has repealed the previous act (Federal Law No. 31 of 2016).
December 21, 2021|
Intellectual property covers any original ideas, designs, discoveries, inventions and creative work produced by an individual or group. Copyright, trademark, patent and design are a few of the most common types of IP protection.
December 04, 2021|
Intellectual property in the wider context is beneficial for the world as it encourages innovation and development. Without allowing intellectual property rights, the individuals would not be allowed to reap the benefits of the inventions and lead on to further research and development.
September 30, 2021|
It is interesting to note that patent infringement in the UAE allows for a variety of legal remedies, including criminal, civil claims as well as commercial claims.
September 22, 2021|
In this article, we would like to explain the various stages for an international patent application under the Patent Cooperation Treaty.
February 17, 2016|
Dubai's court of cassation defines intellectual property as, "it is every invented property whether it was literature, vocal, or as regardless to its nature, purpose or importance".
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