F.A. GARRICK & CO
45, Calcutta Crescent Apapa, Lagos, Nigeria.
F.A. Garrick & Co is a Nigerian-based Law firm with over thirty (30) years experience in providing legal and business solutions concerning Intellectual Property (and other practice areas) to our dynamic client-base which span across over twenty (20) countries. As Patent, Trademark and Design Law agents, with clients operating in multiple industries, our specialised Intellectual Property (IP) and Technology team routinely advise on the full exploitation of Intellectual Property (IP) rights regarding brand names, marks, inventions (Products and Processes), designed products and Copyrightable works as well as the development, licencing, acquisition and transfer of Technology as well as on Data Protection and Privacy in Nigeria. F.A. Garrick & Co is a member of INTA and AIPPI and executes instructions on behalf of individuals, local and International Public and Private Companies, Foreign and Local Investors, Financial Institutions, Foreign legal advisory firms, Nigerian and International Consultancy/advisory firms, Non-Governmental organisations, Governments and their agencies.
Our intellectual property related services include Filing, Processing and Prosecuting Trademarks, Copyright, Patent (Convention and Non-convention) and Design Registrations in Nigeria; Maintaining and Managing Intellectual Property Portfolio in Nigeria (i.e. Filing Trademark Renewals and entering cancellation requests, Assignment negotiation and registration, Filing Patent and Design Annuity and Abandonment, as well as conducting Anti-counterfeit & Infringement investigations while working with the relevant agencies of the government to prosecute offenders); Preparing and Handling Trademark Oppositions; Contractual Advisory on Intellectual property-related transactions; General Availability inquiry/search and Intellectual property Ownership Investigation; Software and Trade secrets Protection Advisory; Data Protection and Privacy Advisory; Representing clients in IP related Litigation and Dispute resolution; Technology Advisory (Technology Registration, licensing, franchising, transfer and acquisition); and Registering products with the National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) and the Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON).
Nosa John Garrick