Official Notification from the Trade Mark Office in Kuwait

February 2014

Kuwait – Alyafi IP Group  - The Kuwaiti Trade Mark Office has adjusted a couple of documents required upon filing, whereby starting the 9th of February 2014, all trademark applications submitted to the Kuwaiti TMO have to include the following documents:

  • A duly legalized POA with its Arabic translation
  • In case of there is associations between old filed trademarks and the new trademark which required to be filed, the new trademark application has to be filed with a list containing filing numbers for all associated trademarks.
  • Certified Arabic Translation for any trademark which contains a foreign word including the pronunciation of such a word.

If any of the above conditions are not met, then a trademark will not be examined.

For further clarifications, please feel free to contact us.

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