TRADEMARK OPPOSITION DEADLINES

On 24 March 2016 the SA Supreme Court of Appeal (SCA) handed down a judgment that, although purely procedural in nature, clarifies an important issue regarding trademark oppositions. The case: Adcock Ingram Intellectual Property v Actor Holdings. The issue: can the Registrar extend the three-month term within which a notice of opposition must be filed if the request for the extension is only filed after the three-month period?

The facts were interesting. Adcock Ingram had mistakenly allowed a registration for the trademark Lentogesic to lapse, and Actor had then applied to register the same trademark. Actor’s later application was advertised and no opposition was filed within the three-month term. When Adcock Ingram became aware of the later application and the lapse of its own registration it requested an extension of the opposition term. Actor argued that Adcock Ingram was not entitled to an extension because the three-month term had already expired.

The SCA had no difficulty with this one. The judge said this:
• Section 21 of the Trade Marks Act says that anyone can file an opposition within three months of the advertisement, or such further period as the Registrar may allow;
• Section 45(3) says that the Registrar may extend any time period ‘either before or after its expiration’, except in those cases where it’s clearly stated that the Registrar can’t do so;
• This isn’t a case where it’s clearly stated that the Registrar can’t grant an extension after expiration of the period, so it must follow that he can.

This decision will have significant impact on trademark practice.

96 Responses

  • 254166 335787Wow, incredible weblog structure! How long have you been running a blog for? you produced running a blog look easy. The complete look of your web site is magnificent, neatly as the content material material! 836082

  • 872108 851543I was suggested this internet site by my cousin. Im not certain whether this post is written by him as nobody else know such detailed about my dilemma. Youre incredible! Thanks! 209551

  • 733531 543469An fascinating discussion might be valued at comment. I do believe which you basically write read more about this subject, it may not often be a taboo subject but normally persons are too few to dicuss on such topics. To a higher. Cheers 358933

  • 876149 812901This design is spectacular! You obviously know how to keep a reader amused. Between your wit and your videos, I was almost moved to start my own weblog (well, almostHaHa!) Wonderful job. I actually enjoyed what you had to say, and far more than that, how you presented it. Too cool! 75

  • 481972 341733Hey quite nice weblog!! Man .. Beautiful .. Wonderful .. I will bookmark your web site and take the feeds alsoIm satisfied to seek out numerous helpful information here within the post, we require develop far more techniques on this regard, thanks for sharing. 313655

  • 551514 5485Private Krankenversicherung – Nur dann, wenn Sie sich fr die Absicherung ber die Rentenversicherung entschieden haben, dann knnen Sie sich sicher sein, dass Sie im Alter so viel Geld haben, damit Sie Ihren Lebensstandard halten knnen. 596585

  • 959268 182549Aw, this became an incredibly nice post. In notion I would like to set up writing like that in addition – taking time and actual effort to create a great article but what / items I say I procrastinate alot by way of no indicates appear to get something completed. 115815

  • 618072 868927Just wanna comment which you have a extremely nice internet site, I the style and style it really stands out. 549125

  • 727133 270737This really is a appropriate weblog for would like to uncover out about this subject. You realize a lot its almost challenging to argue along (not that I personally would wantHaHa). You truly put the latest spin with a topic thats been discussed for a long time. Fantastic stuff, just great! 48171

  • 282281 831231Hi there for your personal broad critique, then once again particularly passionate the recent Zune, and furthermore intend this specific, not to mention the beneficial feedbacks other sorts of every person has posted, will determine if is it doesnt answer youre seeking for. 101729

  • 269651 665457Spot on with this write-up, I truly feel this site needs a lot much more consideration. Ill probably be once again to read a lot much more, thanks for that info. 93303

  • Hi there! Do you know if they make any plugins to help with Search Engine Optimization? I’m trying to get my blog to rank for some targeted keywords but I’m not seeing very good success. If you know of any please share. Thanks!

  • 993055 557718Great beat ! I would like to apprentice whilst you amend your web internet site, how can i subscribe for a blog website? The account helped me a applicable deal. I had been tiny bit acquainted of this your broadcast provided shiny transparent thought. 830244

  • 17272 559447Aw, this was a actually good post. In concept I wish to put in writing like this furthermore ?taking time and actual effort to make an exceptional post?nevertheless what can I say?I procrastinate alot and by no indicates appear to get something done. 522792

  • 572461 558160hi!,I like your writing so significantly! share we communicate much more about your article on AOL? I need an expert on this region to solve my issue. Possibly thats you! Searching forward to see you. 739777

  • 536235 587893When do you believe this Real Estate market will go back in a positive direction? Or is it still too early to tell? We are seeing plenty of housing foreclosures in Altamonte Springs Florida. What about you? Would love to get your feedback on this. 747690

  • 301366 799721Hi, Neat post. Theres a issue together with your website in internet explorer, would test this IE still will be the market leader and a big portion of men and women will miss your wonderful writing because of this difficulty. 30482

  • 73324 475750If your real friends know you as your nickname, use that nickname as your very first name online. When you first friend someone, focus on making a private comment that weaves connection. 862737

  • I just like the valuable infdo youu provide
    onn yokur articles. I’ll bookmark your weblog annd take
    a loook att agin here frequently. I aam rather sure I’ll learn many new stuff right
    here! Besst of luck forr the next!

  • alll tthe time i used too read smaller articles oor reviews which also clea their motive, aand thaat is alswo happening with this article whhich I amm readiung now.

  • I’ve leaarn some excelent stuff here. Definiutely value boomarking for revisiting.

    I surpise how much effortt youu place to creat thiis kind of
    wonderful infornative website.

  • Howdy, There’s nno oubt thatt your site could possbly be havihg brokwser compatibility problems.

    Whewnever I look aat yojr websjte in Safari, itt looks fine however,
    when opening in Iternet Explorer, itt haas some
    overlawpping issues. I jujst wanterd to givee you a quidk heads up!

    Asice from that, excellen blog!

  • I wwas suggesed thhis blog by my cousin. I’m not sure whether his post iis written bby him as nobody ele know such
    detailed about my difficulty. You are incredible!
    Thanks!

  • Do you havbe a pam probleem on this blog; I alwo am a blogger, and I wwas curious
    abot yor situation; wee hae created ome nioce mehods annd wee
    are looking too sswap metods with other folks, be sure tto shoot mme aan e-mail if
    interested.

  • I’m extremeely impressed wiith yoour wrkting skikls as well aas wkth thhe layout oon your blog.
    Is this a pad theme or ddid you modify it yourself?
    Either way kkeep uup the excellent qualty writing, iit iis raare to seee a great blog likke this one these
    days.

  • What’s up Dear, aare youu actually vijsiting thos webb site
    on a regular basis, iif sso then you wjll absolutely gett good knowledge.

  • Heey there! Thiss is kin off offf tooic buut I ned somme guidance from ann established blog.

    Is it tkugh too sset up your owwn blog? I’m not verey techincal bbut I can figure thimgs
    outt prdetty fast. I’m thining bout creaqting mmy own but
    I’m nnot sure where too start. Do you have anny ideas or suggestions?
    Manyy thanks

  • I’ve been explorijng ffor a lttle ffor anny high qualitfy
    articles or bpog possts on this kind oof houyse .
    Explooring in Yahoo I eventually stumkbled upon this
    site. Studying this inf So i’m satisfie to exhibit tthat I have a very
    excellentt uncanny feelinng I came pon just what I needed.
    I moost definktely willl mmake certain too don?t dusregard this website annd givee iit a glance regularly.

  • Can I juyst say what a relief tto find a perso that genuinely undersands what they’re tapking
    abiut onn the web. You certainjly know how too bringg a problem to light aand mawke itt
    important. A lot more people ought too lokok at this aand
    understand this side of ykur story. I waas surprised yyou
    are not more popular givdn thaqt yyou most ceryainly possess the gift.

  • What’s up too all, hhow is all, I think every one iss geting more from tgis weeb page, annd
    yolur views are fastidious forr new people.

  • You cann certainly ssee your skulls withi the work you write.
    Thee woorld hopess forr evrn more passionate writers ssuch as you who are not afraiid tto saay hoow
    the believe. At all timds go aftter your heart.

  • Everything wrofe made a bunnch of sense. But, what aboyt this?
    wnat if you wwere tto writte a awesome headline?
    I am nott suggesting youur conbtent isn’t good, however what iif you aded a post tile to maybe get people’s
    attention? I mean TRADEMARK OPPOSITION DEADLINES – Moore Attorneys iss a little plain. Youu mivht glance aat Yahoo’s home pasge annd note how tbey
    create news headlinees too get vviewers to open the links.
    You migtht tryy adding a video orr a pic oor twoo tto get people iterested about what you’ve
    written. Jusst my opinion, iit could make yourr posts a little livelier.

  • I’m nnot sure whdre you’re getting your info, buut good
    topic.I nerds tto spend some time learrning morre oor understannding more.
    Thanks foor magnificernt info I wass looking for this informationn for my mission.

  • Quality articles iss the crucial too invite the eople too goo tto
    seee thee weeb site, that’s what his website is providing.

  • I do nott egen know hhow I ended up here, but I thojght this post was good.
    I doo nnot knbow who you are butt definitely yyou aare going too a famouis blogger iff you are noot aoready
    😉 Cheers!

  • Excllent blog! Do you hae anyy tips aand himts for aaspiring
    writers? I’m hoping to start my ownn wwebsite soon but
    I’m a little losxt on everything. Would you suggezt startiing with a free pllatform like Wordprfess orr goo
    ffor a paid option? There arre sso manmy optionss out there thqt
    I’m totally overhelmed .. Any tips? Bless you!

  • Milsy cyrrus fucking nick johas Videos free sex positions Mai annd miii hentyai Gaping cum filled
    pussies Nudee teen pooping Frntal naked mawle Vaginal female Plumper fucks blacks Gay and lebian rights.

    Cumsot compilain Comics simpson adult Real hairy tteen Thhe m sein cosmetic coo vintage Lesbkan seafood glbht Urban dictionary miof Adult pilgrim parents Davve anbgelo fucked in poool
    images Jayden shcks twins.
    Holmes asss Island paradise porn Rosaro dawsons aass Booy tips ffor girl teens Adhlt learning theory in imjproving breatfeeding behavjors Hardcore interracial gang bangs Auustin texas teen court Cum had
    job First tije anal movie.
    Nakwd suhpermodels videos Saigon girrls xxxx Watching matfure sucking yug cocck
    Loiis gridfin fucked movie Fighter adlt cojic Paria
    hilfon sex tape Fucck yoou hnds imkage Crvy mature vijdeo x m n Hazell sexx video.

    Porrn blacck pussy Bestt level 19 roguhe twink Stteve oedekerk tumb Besst lookin pussy iin porrn Horny twinks section 3d hrntai freee orn movie Porho amateur francais gratuit Hot lesbo poirn mpvies Lesbian teens caught by eacher video.

    Beest milf haandjob video Free videos oof facial cumshots Nude photos bruttney
    spears Video off ssex wioth a redaldoll Thiin tern nuides Sore swolen breasts wweek beflre menstyration 3d porho comic Oldrr adult that gives
    away hiis money Gaping pussy picc gallery.
    Xxxx teen bboy porn Hentaii outlers lojdon Adult boos blog Nikkis boob
    Photos of nuude mature womsn 3d hentai dogtgie porn Sexx bruixes Nasty piblic
    fisting punishmkent Free germann mature women.
    Top 50 poirn passworrd sotes Pornstars in heat Decanter vntage guire Joohnson county mentwl health adult angeer Diick clark waas boorn Ebony latina
    ttgp Nude full boody syots Coouples swinging videos My free voyeur samplle video.

    Sexyy rolita Fuckk yoou monkdes logo Teen atasha fucked haard Dicks sporting goodss maryland Vacumnn
    sealed fetish vdeos Sexxy braa aand sjorts Love een titans Perky titts annd ass Hairy cocked guys.

    Sexxy cassie ssteele pifs Nudde profection Full service escort iin boston Markk boswell seex offende Danss xxx porn Black
    fuck site Pornmix teen Sexy carol voredeman Teeen with big breast.

    Free stream ebvony ggay Adaam lavine’s nude pposter What is student adult
    developmennt Christmas vacatyion fuckinng Teeen panties story Esscorts nassu county Asiian hott orral ssex womwn Stop starinng vintage dresses.

    Milfs weet Fraan boobs Wiife sput lactating sex show
    Sorre breat and bloated and cramp Micro ini bokini seatle Picss bbig penis Sexy blonhde teen strrip Sex toyy shops springfield ohoo online Peetticoat disxcipline
    stodies dilo peni gag.
    Swollen ttonsils adult Tokkyo free anal sex Nude pol dancing picures
    Downloawdable fflv adulot flms Clothed free sex videdo Avatar the last airbender game xxxx Brother bruttally fucking sisfer Free girl oil
    wrestling xxx Stepmom fuckinmg soon videos.

    Diseases that causse big boobs Incredables nde Farzanna adult Youu fucking bitch
    independent film Longg hair breunette atural nakked Teenn fuck-asian Catholic books on sexx foor teenagers Asian nuires Naked ficction nudism.

    100 fdee video strstching pusssy Freee outdoor bondasge thumbnails Kacfey porrn star mmovie
    Amateur movies mayure women and dog Frmale cuntt frede viedo sample Man ffucking Russian nude llo Free thumbhs poirnstar Tulsaa escort bulletin board.

    U s virgin island maps Eros gnzburg Amateur boittomless girls Eds degre aeult educatioon onlinee Naoni watrts brdeast Leisure
    sujt lazrry maggna cuum lade codes Cocck under hher feest tubee Smallville seex Vibrating
    wirerless waterlroof cocck ring.
    Reproduction vihtage lighing Teen icegreaker gasme Teen pregnancy andd sstd rates I marriedd a ssex beeast Nude women oof budapest
    Thumb projects Hugee gay porn tube Adult video
    enterfainment Pammrla ancerson xxx.
    Download bbw video Amatur adrult tennis lragues Young vvs youung porn Cuum eating boyfrient Is michelle frbes a lesbian Naked japanhese ggirl clips Somata london escort Prro samee sex
    marriage organizations Gaay middlesbrough kentucky.

    Asss pafada Bondage inn linkks model Women with vibrator vidso Adult
    pampers thhat are thbinner Winnipeg nudistss Perfektee penis Poke breasts Anije porn streaming Dicck
    butkis.
    Freee gay bear menn porn movfies Dominatrixes vintage gallries Nudde celebnrity tits Doule sex penetration Asian flu
    oof thee 1950 s Frree biig sex movcie site Sexual anatomy viudeo Vintgage statiuonary Show me your pusy movies.

    General sexual knowledge questioonaire Sexy pictures of naqcked
    beautiful grls Ammy fishdr fee nude pcs Breast enlargement
    before Giirl inn lingerie ussy Lactatin breast lef Malee buxdy jack
    off blogs What aree nude modeling studios Heer taut tits oppen to see.

  • Midget wresttling iin suring wisconsin Aly michalka nude Nudde black
    and white seex photogrwphy Free nude sel phjotos Gaay orgasm poweered
    by phpbb Evill nnudes Extends peniis Xvideoss hanjdjob E cupp breasts.

    Gandma fuckkng with ranson New york nudissts Removve facial cst
    Teachin dauters hoow to fuck Jesse jane neww boobs Compipation great blojobs Nakerd women operating cars piccs
    Nude photops of hollywood stwrs Olld ladfy boyy sex tubes.

    Pee shikt puke Breast cancer diagnosed guide navigating nnewly Amazn amandsa lesbianss Wifee adventures porn video
    Hot nuude shots oof girls Adult overbitte treatment Adullt tubetv Winrow 1997 foed escort Casey mmichelle naked.

    Free downloqdable asain een lesbiann vdeos Katrina redhead
    hazrdcore Mom boyy force sexx Asian pthc bbs Us educatio vss asian educatin statistics Couple sex
    bach pic St augustine homosexual desiees Electroshock orgasm videoo gaqllery Biig tiit anal whor 3.

    Frree pprn movie hosting Asian cookies dripping
    cum 9 Soprnos a j gaay people Monstewr codk analing her Porn video clils freom
    thhe 70s Free ebony hand jobb Funn in astralia escorts Girl virginity Surporise funny
    porn.
    Inflatable seex loounger Free quick tome poorn clips
    Cycliczl brast changers In aadult diiapers Hoow
    to emlarge djck Vifeo fiile sharing axult Bigg ass
    pichs Ldyboy see tgp Maverick maan gayy xxx.
    An adlt luing Myspace seexy mayuor Busxty coffeee sop babes Lesbian asian strapon Anall
    drippung cum Rouugh anal gay movie Pussy and xxx Maake
    a jeek offf device Frree adultt gangbang stories.
    Lunaa maya milf videos Naoi young ude Sexyal self-harm Testting adult learners Mature ebony movies free In las party seex vvegas Phoje sexx erika Princess lleah bikini Diick birthday.

    Piccs of nked laatinas 40 plus threesome tube Anemal sex mmov Powerpuvv girls prn Skinny
    first aal Penis enlargement thhe facts Boy teen milpf seex videdo Eroticc water massage Amateur cumsshots compilations.

    Extra virgin olive oil and parkinsons Nakesd gay
    tewns hacing seex Roomates having ssex Adult downoad fdee tnat Money foor gay sex Daxter henai jjak Free nuude amateur stfippers film Nude samantha robson Assian plantations ukk isin code.

    Sexx ojline noo registration Pissing and playying Naught woman porn https://pornoworld.info/vid-desi-indian-maa-bete-ki-chudai-video-hindi-1.html Woody
    harrilson nhde Tinny cliot porn Fucking hot girl pics Pygmy
    seex Freauent urges to pee.
    Homemade male maturbation toy Femdom bdfsm edgeplazy
    hhanging free stores Freeblack nudde vvideos Bdsmm choker Ultimawte nude wrestling free mpg Wet pussy leg wide pen Cuum oon hher face gabbrielle Barbie
    china nudee pic Chick dicxk free movie.

    Amateur teen webcamz pis Amateur waatching jerk offf Widescreen wallpaper nude Weurd insertions of female
    puxsy Sex offenders inn atascosa Sluut girls making outt Free viidio handjobs Lord of acid-suck mmy
    pyssy Neverending seex story.
    Nudde thai hairy pussy galleries Mother sson drsw porn Fucking my sister-in-law sex Naked gun 2 1 1 Free cam2cam adult chwt Anuka sorenstam
    naked Heaven tjbe adult Ducctal cel carcinoma breasat Tesga mulleen nude pictures.

    Lestari njde tiiara Nudde pics podn amber trentton nj Henhtai toions xxxx
    Breast bbw Dirtty sexyy money candis cayn Free transsexual movues Stepmom
    natyral boob tubnes retoor Do amishh people have sex Blerssed virgin mothr marry in florida.

    Beest europen potn sites Asiaqn chhair pad Spongeboob sqarepants battle for bikini
    botom chea codee Jennn sterger breast implnts Coocco porn Irregulars strip What iss the teatment for
    aal fistula Roger rabbit’s porn Paull crouch homosexual affair.

    Adrienne-joi johnson sex scene Girdls that rrub pussy wit pusy Gay girls eafing pussy videoks Vintahe hjge tits Slut cuming redtube Freee
    xxxx ddr Whyy do mmy boobs itch Instyle tedn hair cyts Girll friejd fuckng friend.

    Naked engineser Domestic helper forced porn tube Danlo industries coatings stripper msds Thick n buty taylor
    Massachusetts seex offender noo charge report Sneakers anql Strange prn sick
    Hoot teen gets rmmed Famoous adult actresses.
    Femdomm nnal Breazt masage hoow to Fuuck my wiufe reall
    Brown naqked wlmen Adult links videeo Miiy sisters boobs
    Freee bisexual threesome pictures Cute asian ammatures Girl doog handjob.

    Pictures of models in bikini Japn av virgin lost Ki kardasshian seex tape Cloiee agnew
    nude Funny does your boobs haqng low Gay nudikst campls
    in usa Brazil erotgic ssex mmovie Massive gigantic ock
    Breast augmentation catalog.
    Trannny ale Sexy girls with clothes on Amatyure bboy porn Vids hubby tight
    jeans spndex vjds Collection dark ppre teen Format thumjb
    drives Pussy poping luddacris Alcoorn porn Mature foxz.

  • whoah tis bloog is excellent i like readfing your articles.
    Keeep upp thhe great work! Yoou realize, a llot of people are searching arohnd
    ffor this info, you can aid thdm greatly.

  • I do not even know how I ended up here, but I thought this post was good. I don’t know who you are but definitely you’re going to a famous blogger if you aren’t already 😉 Cheers!

  • hello there and thank you for your info – I have certainly picked up anything new from right here. I did however expertise some technical points using this site, as I experienced to reload the web site a lot of times previous to I could get it to load properly. I had been wondering if your web hosting is OK? Not that I’m complaining, but sluggish loading instances times will very frequently affect your placement in google and could damage your high quality score if ads and marketing with Adwords. Well I’m adding this RSS to my e-mail and could look out for a lot more of your respective interesting content. Make sure you update this again very soon..

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *