On Tuesday 20 September 2022, the Africa IP SME Helpdesk is organising the webinar ‘Protecting your trade marks at the OAPI’. Recent amendments to the Bangui Agreement – the governing uniform regional convention of the OAPI – have, among other changes, introduced a series of significant changes to the trade mark registration process in the OAPI IP system. IP Experts Marius Schneider and Nora Ho Tu Nam from IPvocate Africa will help businesses interested in protecting their trade marks in the region learn the key tips to gain maximum protection and reduce costs.
This training session provides an overview of:
- recent amendments to the Bangui agreement
- the main changes in trade mark registration in the OAPI System
- strategies for registering trade marks at the OAPI
The webinar will count with simultaneous interpretation in French.