Trademark & Copyright

Intellectual Property (IP) refers to creations of the intellect for which an exclusive right is assigned to designated owners by law. Intellectual property rights (IPRs) are the protections granted to the creators of IP, and include trademarks, copyright, patents, industrial design rights, Layout designs of integrated circuits, Geographical Indications and Plant Breeder’s Rights. The registrations of IPRs are territorial and must be filed in each country where protection is sought. The following types of intellectual property rights protection are being offered / in-process in Pakistan.