United Arab Emirates

August 3, 2018

UAE: Trademark Renewals Going Online

Trademark renewals may be submitted electronically effective 26, 2018 at the Trademark Office in the United Arab Emirates.   The new process involves uploading the supporting documents to the online system, along with a renewal announcement in two local newspapers.  The certificate will then be issued instantaneously, which significantly speeds up the renewal process.   Source:  Saba Intellectual Property
January 10, 2018

United Arab Emirates:  Trademark Certificates to be Issued Electronically

The Trademark Office in the United Arab Emirates announced that trademark certificates will be issued electronically starting from gazette number 181 onwards.  No certificates will be issued for applications that were accepted and published after November 2017. Source:  SABA IP