Popular & Trending •
Live Kenyan TV •
Live Kenyan Radio
Follow Us Like Us
How to Register Trademark in Kenya
59 people viewed
|How to Register Trademark in Kenya by Kenyans247(1): Sun 15, March, 2020 08:24pm|
Checking to find out whether the right documents were filled and were properly filled.
Check if the required fees are paid.
It is conducted to ensure that no similar or closely resembling mark is on the register. The application is rejected if there is a similar or closely resembling mark.
The mark is examined as to its distinctiveness. The applicant is requested to remove non distinctive matter and descriptive elements.
If the examiner finds no grounds to refuse the application the trademark is advertised in the Industrial property journal or kenya gazette.
This is to allow for any objections to the application prior to registration within 60 days.
If no opposition has been filed the trademark is registered and a certificate is issued.
The trademark is put in the register.
Office Locations & Contacts
Weights and measures House Popo road, off Mombasa road
P.O BOX 51648-00200
Renewed every 10 years.
Conduct a search to find out whether the trademark is able to be registered or there exists in the records a trademark which could confused with the intended trademark.
An application is made accompanied by twelve representations of the mark
The full name and address of the entity which will own the trade mark
12 black and white or colored prints of the mark.
A translation into English of all word in the mark which are in any other language.
A signed form of authorization in favour of any law firm authorising them to file and deal with the trademark registration.
Need for the Document
Kenya is a member of the African Regional Industrial Property Office (ARIPO) comprised of 12 African countries. Inventors wishing to protect their invention may file one application in any of these countries and designate any or all of them.
Kenya is also a member of the World Intellectual Property Organisation (WIPO) which administer the patent cooperation treaty.
The Industrial Property Act protects intellectual property and provide for registration of technology, transfer agreements and licenses.
0 Shares 0 Like •
For you to post content on this website you have to log in or register, it only take few minute to create account
Recommended for youHow To Reduce The File Size Of A Powerpoint Presentation How To File Kra Itax Returns In Kenya 2020 How To Apply For A Licence To Store Fuel And Petroleum Products In Kenya How To Recover Your Facebook Password Without Email And Phone Number
Sections: Africa, Health, Diaspora, Huduma Centre, Homepage, Building/Architecture, Technology Market, Programing, Phones, Education, Fashion, TV/Movies, Celebrities, Music/Radio, Forum Games, South Sudan Forum, Tanzania Forum, Rwanda Forum, Ugandan Forum, Burundi Forum,
Kenyans247 - Copyright © 2019 - 2020 Sande Kennedy. All rights reserved. See How To Advertise.
Disclaimer: Every Kenyans247 member is solely responsible for anything that he/she posts or uploads on Kenyans247.