New Trademarks Journal Published by the Registry in Nigeria


February 10, 2015 — The Trademarks, Patents and Designs Registry in Nigeria has published a new Trademarks Journal dated February 2, 2015. The Journal titled Online Trademarks Journal Vol. 2, No. 2., covers trademark applications filed through the Registry’s electronic filing portal.  The Deadline for filing opposition to applications published in the Journal is April 1,


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 February 2, 2015 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.

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