Legal

02-02-2016
Records from the Ministry of Domestic Trade indicate that it continued to register trademarks and patents last year.
09-02-2015
Syria is increasing the fees for the publication of trademarks and designs applications.
18-08-2014
A new law regulating the profession of Notary Public was issued by the Syrian President at the end of June.
06-01-2014
Abu-Ghazaleh Intellectual Property has added Syria to the countries it covers in its patent search service.
07-10-2013
A new copyright law was enacted in September in Syria.
16-09-2013
The Syrian trademark body has amended its practice with regards to the payment of trademark renewal applications.
22-07-2013
The Syrian President has issued a decree establishing two new appeal courts in the coastal region.
08-04-2013
Syria is planning to establish a boycott bureau to ban designated Turkish firms from operating in Syria.
23-01-2013
Syria has established new courts and a prosecution office to deal with frauds related to the supply of consumer products in the market and to the use of public funds.
09-07-2012
Syria has withdrawn from the Madrid agreement for the international registration of marks although it remains member of the protocol of the same name.
16-04-2012
The Syrian Ministry of Economy registered 3,008 trademarks last year.
25-03-2012
Starting at the beginning of this year, Syria is accepting trademark applications under the Tenth Edition of the Nice Agreement for the classification of goods and services.
03-07-2011
The Syrian President has issued a decree scrapping many penalties on companies established in the country’s free zones.
05-07-2010
A new law regulating the telecoms sector, the most profitable industry in Syria, has been approved.
25-01-2010
A new framework law for Syrian NGOs is in the making and will alter significantly the way they work, Asma Al-Assad, Syria’s First Lady said.

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