The Trademarks, Patents and Designs Registry in Nigeria has published a new Trademarks Journal dated April 30, 2019. The Journal titled Online Trademarks Journal Vol. 1, No. 1., contains about 717 pages and covers trademark applications filed online using the Registry’s online system. The Deadline for filing opposition to applications published in the Journal is June 30th, 2019.
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. 1, No. 1.
Any person who has grounds of opposition to the registration of any of the marks advertised in the journal has two months from April 30, 2019 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.