The Nigerian Trademarks, Patents and Designs Registry has published a new online Trademarks Journal dated September 10, 2013. The journal titled Online Trademarks Journal Vol. 2. No. 2., contains trademark applications filed online.
The Deadline for filing oppositions to applications published in this new trademarks journal is November 10, 2013.
Pursuant to section 19 of the Trademark Act, the Trademarks Registry in Nigeria through the publication of this trademark journal gives notice to the public that applications have been received for registration of the marks contained in Online Trademarks Journal Vol. 2. No. 2.
Any person who has grounds of opposition to the registration of any of the marks advertised in the journal has two months from September 10, 2013 to register their opposition.
Such notice should be filed in writing (in duplicate) and set out the grounds for opposition.
The Journals contain marks published in Classes 1-34 of schedule 4, and service marks in classes 35-45.