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  • Intellectual Property

    AJM Solicitors and Advocates Chamber is a leading firm in the protection of intellectual property rights. We offer services and consultance related to Trademarks; Enforcement & protection of rights; IP due diligence & assessment; Licensing; Trademark application and prosecution; Patent application and prosecution; Trademark litigation; Portfolio management & maintenance. The firm is actively involved in handling applications for trademarks and patents, including contentious and non-contentious work, such as licensing and franchising, trademark infringement, passing off and opposition proceedings, copyright and design right, confidential information disputes and protection.. We work with clients across the globe ranging in size from emerging companies to Fortune companies, in locations ranging from China and Taiwan to Europe and the United States. Copyrights.

    • Key Services:

     Trademark Legal Services

    AJM Solicitors and Advocates Chamber covers the full array of trademark legal services. We have the knowledge base to handle both local and international trademark matters. Additionally, we assist our clients with trademark appeals, trademark searching and watching services, trademark application preparation and filing (both tanzania mainland and Zanzibar), oppositions and cancellations, trademark and brand name selection, trademark maintenance, trademark prosecution and trademark screening and watching services

    Copyright Legal Services

    AJM Solicitors and Advocates Chamber have developed extensive experience in the areas of copyrighting of directories and databases; copyright protection for computer software and web page design; copyright issues relating to music, theater, audio-video recordings and fine arts; copyright issues relating to architectural plans and copyright protection of television and radio station programming.  Our lawyers are highly qualified to assist clients with any of their copyright needs, including (but not limited to) copyright registration; opinions in connection with charges of copyright infringement or with the evaluation of possible assertion of copyright infringement by others of a client’s copyrights; drafting and negotiating copyright license agreements, as well as evaluating and revising license agreements presented by third parties; provide assignee searches for clients that locate copyrights owned by particular entities; copyright audits and due diligence reviews; and international copyright protection.

    Patent Legal Services

    Our lawyers, patent agents and specialists provide clients a broad spectrum of patent services.

    We prepare and prosecute patent applications, including reexamination, reissue, and interference cases. Additionally, we counsel our clients with:

    • Patent searching and watching services in various areas of technology. We provide searching services for patentability, infringement, state-of-the-art,             assignee, validity and patent watching.
    • Patent application, preparation and filing.
    • Patent prosecution and patent appeals.
    • Patent portfolio maintenance.
    • Patent reissue and reexamination.
    • Counsel in the development and commercialization of technology to help clients avoid infringement of third-party rights, as well as enforcement of    patent rights against others.
    • Render opinions on patentability, infringement, and validity.
    • Perform IP property audits and due diligence investigations.
    • Enforce and defend against patent infringement claims.

    Enforcement & Licensing Capabilities

    We help our clients enforce and develop strategies to enforce their intellectual property when necessary, and we help negotiate licenses and similar arrangements, when that is an option. We help our clients understand the intellectual property rights of others; we help design around and avoid infringement of such intellectual property rights; we negotiate and obtain licenses when that is necessary or beneficial to the business; and we vigorously defend claims of infringement when no other option is available.

    Litigation Legal Services

    Our IP Litigation Practice represents clients in intellectual property disputes including patent, literary copyright and trademark infringement, and misappropriation of trade secrets. We represent clients wherever the dispute may arise and have appeared as lead counsel in the courts of more than 10 years