JAH & CO. IP would notify its associates and clients that the Kuwaiti Ministry of trade and industry has published their Minisitrial decision No.500 of 2015 in the Official Gazette of Kuwait (Al-Kuwait Al-Youm) issue No.1268 dated December 27, 2015 approving the GCC Trade Mark Law and its Implementing Regulations which has come into effect as of December 28, 2015. However, the Kuwait Trademarks Office has given a grace period for the local agents till the end of December to complete their pending works and the new official fees will be imposed as of January 01, 2016. The new official fees will cover all trademarks matters filed subsequent to the date January 01, 2016 as well as retroactively for pending trademark applications as regards to their publication and registration fees. A copy of the new official charges as published in the official Gazette is available in the following link Download.
Accordingly, JAH & CO. IP is amending its schedule of charges with this effect in order to keep it available upon request. Should you have any questions, or require any additional information, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.