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AGIP Discusses Best Practices for Brand Expansion in the Middle East in a Thomson CompuMark Webinar

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AGIP Discusses Best Practices for Brand Expansion in the Middle East in a Thomson CompuMark Webinar
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NORTH QUINCY, MASSACHUSETTS, USA - Thomson CompuMark, a Thomson Reuters Intellectual Property & Science business and global leader in trademark searching and watching, today announced that it is hosting Abu-Ghazaleh Intellectual Property (AGIP) Executive Director, Mr. Charles Sha’ban, in a free webinar, Best Practices for Brand Expansion in the Middle East. The webinar will be broadcast October 30, 2012. 

Recognized as a leading local expert in trademark clearance and brand protection, Mr. Sha’ban will provide an inside perspective on the challenges brand owners face and best practices to overcome them in this complex region. In particular he will focus on local laws and how they apply to trademark clearance. 

“We, at AGIP, are really pleased with this cooperation with Thomson CompuMark as they provide the industry’s broadest range of trademark research and brand protection solutions,” Sha’ban said. “My presentation includes information about our markets in general, IP awareness, system and treaties, FAQs about the region (what you can and cannot protect) and custom measures among other related IP issues.” 

In addition, Thomson CompuMark will also present a trademark analysis on growth in the Middle East and discuss products and services that can help with trademark screening, searching and watching in this opportunistic region. 

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Abu-Ghazaleh Intellectual Property (AGIP) 

Abu-Ghazaleh Intellectual Property (AGIP) is the leading Intellectual Property service provider in the Middle East with 28 offices throughout the Arab countries, in addition to India, China, Turkey, Pakistan, Cyprus, Russia, and Afghanistan, and liaison offices in Europe, the UK and Canada and a network of 180 correspondent offices worldwide.

A member of Talal Abu-Ghazaleh Organization (TAG-Org), AGIP provides aggregate Intellectual Property services covering trademark, patent, copyright, design and domain name registration, renewal, search and investigation, valuation, litigation, translation and watching.

AGIP has ranked in the Managing Intellectual Property (MIP) World IP Survey the top IP firm in the Middle East in 2007, 2008, 2009 and 2010 and among the top 10 IP firms in the world


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