Intellectual Property Information

What can I Patent?

You can patent Inventions and products, for example, machines, etc. How much will this cost me? Filing fee for locally based applicants -K333.30 Filing fee for foreign-based applicants- K2000.10 Authorisation agent/power of attorney fee for non-convention K83.40 Authorisation agent/power of attorney fee for convention K600.00 Where can I get the forms? Lodgment Schedule- 3 copies […]

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What Can I trademark?

You can trademark product names, brands, logos, jingles, signatures, numerals or any combination, etc. How much will this cost me? Local based applicants The total fee is K1, 500.20 which should be paid in three stages. The first fee is known as the application fee which is K500.10 The second one is known as the

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What are trademarks?

A trademark is a distinctive sign/mark that identifies certain goods or services as those produced or provided by a specific person or enterprise. It may be one or a combination of words, letters, and numerals. They may consist of drawings, symbols, or three-dimensional signs such as the shape and packaging of goods.

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What is Intellectual Property (IP)?

Intellectual property comprises of creations of the mind. It can also be said to be a field of law that aims at protecting the knowledge created through human effort in order to stimulate and promote further creativity. Therefore, property that is as the result of thought is called intellectual property. Examples of Intellectual Properties are

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