Our prevention measures to face the COVID-19 pandemic

To our clients and partners: Gastão Cunha Ferreira has adopted all the recommended prevention and security measures in order to combat the COVID-19 pandemic.

For this reason, following the guidelines communicated by the Portuguese Directorate General of Health, we have implemented mechanisms to enable the continuity of our office’s business activity. Relying on remote work, all employees at Gastão Cunha Ferreira are currently performing their daily duties by telecommuting. We thus ensure that all the usual operations of our office continue to be carried out without any interruption or alteration.

We will continue to closely monitor the unfolding of the current situation and we will communicate any further developments to our clients and partners in a timely manner.

Should you have any questions or concerns, we will, as always, be available to assist you.

Angola

Our firm has a long standing professional relation with one of the main Intellectual Property firms based in Angola.

Due to its economic growth, Angola has become an important market to several companies, and its Office has had some dififculties to keeping up with the development of the national IP world.

Our vast experience in this jurisdiction allows us the ensure a prompt and accurate response to any matter that may be requested.

Details on Angola

Trademarks

Classification Filing System
Nice Single-class
Filing Requirements
The applicant information; legalized power of attorney at the embassy of Angola; commercial certificate with sworn translation in Portuguese
Opposition period
2 months
Examination type
An examination of distinctiveness and a search for prior trademarks
Time from filing to registration
24 to 48 months
Renewal
10 years from the aplication date