ARIPO Amends Harare Protocol On Patents, Industrial Designs And Utility Models

The African Regional Intellectual Property Organization’s (“ARIPO”) held its 40th Administrative Council Session in Harare, Zimbabwe, in December 2016. The Harare Protocol on Patent, Industrial Designs and Utility Models (“The Protocol”) has undergone important and notable amendments which came into effect on 1 January 2017. The Protocol’s improvements and amendments relate to patents, utility models […]