The Trademark Opposition Certification Course is a great opportunity for IP Lawyers, Trademark Agents, and Trademark Owners to gain practical insight into Opposition proceedings.

The course covers all aspects of Opposition Proceedings from Commencement to Interlocutory Applications, Final Submissions and Appeals.

Trademark Opposition is a suis generis proceeding, commenced pursuant to Section 20 of the Trademarks Act, under which a 3rd Party files an objection to the registration of a Trademark within 2 months of advertisement in the Trademarks Journal. Opposition hearings take place at the Trademark Tribunal while Appeals lie to the Federal High Court.

The 2-day course will cover every aspect of Trademark Opposition and will include practical sessions, case studies and strategies for expediting opposition proceedings.

Date: 11th-12th March, 2021
Venue Physical: 1st Floor Machima Plaza, 2 Mambolo Close, Wuse Zone 2, Abuja, FCT
Virtual: Zoom (link to be provided on registration)
Time: 10:00 am daily
Course Fee: Physical- N45,000
Virtual- N35,000

Payment can be made to
The Intellectual Property Institute Nig.
GT Bank: 0123771659
Taj Bank: 0000759011
For more information, contact Femi 08066234947 or email

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