*Ogechukwu Obi LL.B(Lagos) B.L
Conducting a full trial is cost intensive and time demanding particularly in cases where the Claimant has a good case and the Defendant has no reasonable defence to the claims.
TRADEMARKS AND BAD FAITH REGISTRATION
OYELUDE SIMILOLUWA: ASSOCIATE: JOHNSON BRYANT
The registration of a trademark in a certain jurisdiction confers protection and rights on the proprietor with respect to the use of the trademark.
Simplicity is the ultimate sophistication, nothing distinguishes more than the ability to simplify highly complicated situations. This is what the new Companies and Allied Matters Bill (the Bill) aims to achieve.
The decision OF THE SUPREME COURT in Citec int’l estates ltd v edicomsa int’l inc & associates.
The relevant sections applicable to enforcement of contracts by foreign company and the right of foreign companies to sue in Nigerian courts are sections 54,
The idea of copyright is indicative of two rights – the right of the copyright owner to enjoy the fruits of his labour on the one hand and right of the copyright user to benefit from the copyright work on the other hand.
But on Thursday – after a 10-year legal tussle – Rubik’s Cube lost a key trademark battle after the European court of justice (ECJ) said its shape was not sufficient to grant it protection from copycat versions.