Intellectual Property

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Practise Area

Johnson Bryant’s Intellectual Property Department provides clients with a full spectrum of Intellectual Property Law services. The firm offers its clients advice on a wide variety of intellectual property issues  incidental to the preservation, protection and beneficial enjoyment of the client’s intellectual property. Within this context, the firm renders services, to include registration of trademarks, patents and designs, researching the existence of prior registrations and applications or pending claims, renewing registrations and monitoring the use and expiration of client’s registered trademarks and patents in a prompt and effective manner.. The firm also advises on and/or enforces Intellectual property rights against infringers as well as handles all aspects of contentious and consensual Intellectual Property issues such as purchase, sale, assignment or licensing of Intellectual Property rights and conducting adequate intellectual property due diligence.

Our profile for trademark litigation continues to grow, having acted successfully for internationally reputed trademark owners in major disputes before Nigerian courts.

The Firm is a member of several Intellectual Property Law associations and alliances, including the Intellectual Property Law Association of Nigeria (IPLAN), International Trade Marks Association (INTA) and Association of European Lawyers (AEA).