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    PHONE

    +961 1 860 661

    FAX

    +961 1 860 662

    P.O BOX

    113-5884 Beirut,Lebanon

    ADDRESS

    6th Floor - Tarraf Kojok Building Roundabout Unesco Verdun Street , Beirut-Lebanon

    WORKING HOURS

    8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

    WORKING DAYS

    Monday - Friday

    CONTACT PERSON

    Lina Kalash
    l.kalash@baianat-ip.com

    Country Summary , Memberships & Holidays

    About Lebanon

    Lebanon is an Arab country located in the Middle East in the west of the Asian continent and it is capital is Beirut. The Lebanese civil society is known to be a commercial investment community. The spread of the Lebanese in the world in building global trade relations. Lebanon has a high percentage of skilled labor that is equal to the level of European countries and is the highest among Arab countries; its economy depends on tourism and banking services that together constitute more than 65% of total GDP.

    Membership of IP Treaties

    • Berne Convention
    • Marrakesh VIP Treaty
    • Paris Convention
    • Singapore Treaty
    • Brussels Convention
    • Nice Agreement
    • Rome Convention
    • WIPO Convention

    2021

    New Year’s Day Fri, Jan 1

    Orthodox Christmas Day Wed, Jan 6

    Saint Maroun’s Day Tue, Feb 9

    Rafik Hariri Memorial Day Sun, Feb 14

    Feast of the Annunciation Thu, Mar 25

    Good Friday Fri, Apr 2

    Easter Sunday Sun, Apr 4

    Good Friday (Eastern) Fri, Apr 30

    Labor Day Sat, May 1

    Orthodox Easter Sun, May 2

    Martyrs’ Day Thu, May 6

    Eid al-Fitr May 12 – 13

    Liberation Day Fri, May 14

    Eid al-Adha Jul 19 – 21

    Islamic New Year Aug 8 – 9

    Assumption of Mary Sun, Aug 15

    Ashura Aug 18 – 19

    Prophet’s Birthday Oct 18 – 19

    Lebanese Independence Day Mon, Nov 22

    Christmas Day Sat, Dec 25

    Laws & Useful Links

    Ministry of Justice

    Ministry of Economy and Trade

    Services & Requirements

    Filing Trademark/Service Mark Application

    • A power of attorney duly legalized up to the Lebanese consulate.
    • Print of mark.
    • In case of claiming priority, a certified copy of the corresponding home or foreign application .

    Trademark Assignment

    • A power of attorney duly legalized up to the Lebanese consulate.
    • A deed of assignment, signed by both parties, or the deed of merge, notarized and legalized up to the Lebanese consulate.
    • The original certificate of registration, or the renewal registration certificate if it is renewed.

    Recordal of Change of Name or Address

    • A power of attorney reflecting the new name /address, duly legalized up the Lebanese consulate.
    • A certificate of change of name /address, duly legalized up the Lebanese consulate.

    Recordal of License Agreement

    • A power of attorney reflecting the License, duly legalized up the Lebanese consulate.
    • A certificate of license, duly legalized up the Lebanese consulate.

    Recordal of Merger

    • A power of attorney reflecting the Merger, duly legalized up the Lebanese consulate.
    • A certificate of the merger, duly legalized up the Lebanese consulate.

    Recordal of Mortgage

    • A power of attorney reflecting the Mortgage, duly legalized up the Lebanese consulate.
    • A certificate of mortgage, duly legalized up the Lebanese consulate.

    Recordal of Change of Local Representative

    • A specific power of attorney , duly legalized up the Lebanese consulate.

    Trademark Renewal

    • A power of attorney duly legalized up to the Lebanese consulate.

    Trademark Withdrawal

    • A specific power of attorney , duly legalized up the Lebanese consulate.
    • The original registration/renewal certificate .

    Filing a Patent Application

    • A power of attorney duly legalized up to the Lebanese consulate.
    • A deed of assignment from the inventor’s duly legalized up to the Lebanese consulate.
    • A certified copy of the priority document.
    • Specification, abstract, claims and drawings in English, together with Arabic translation .

    Transfer of Ownership

    • A power of attorney duly legalized up to the Lebanese consulate.
    • A deed of assignment, signed by both parties, legalized up to the Lebanese consulate.
    • The original certificate of registration .

    Recordal of Change of Name or Address

    • A power of attorney reflecting the new name /address, duly legalized up the Lebanese consulate.
    • A certificate of change of name /address, duly legalized up the Lebanese consulate.

    Recordal of License Agreement

    • A power of attorney from the License, duly legalized up the Lebanese consulate.
    • A certificate of license , duly legalized up the Lebanese consulate.

    Recordal of Merger

    • A power of attorney reflecting the Merger, duly legalized up the Lebanese consulate.
    • A certificate of merger, duly legalized up the Lebanese consulate.

    Recordal of Mortgage

    • A power of attorney reflecting the mortgage, duly legalized up the Lebanese consulate.
    • A certificate of mortgage, duly legalized up the Lebanese consulate.

    Recordal of Change of Local Representative

    • A specific power of attorney , duly legalized up the Lebanese consulate.

    Patent Withdrawal

    • A specific power of attorney , duly legalized up the Lebanese consulate.
    • The original registration/renewal certificate .

    Filing a Design Application

    • A power of attorney duly legalized up to the Lebanese consulate.
    • A deed of assignment from the designer’s duly legalized up to the Lebanese consulate.
    • A certified copy of the priority document.
    • A brief description of the design, pointing out the novel aspect thereof.
    • Full description of the drawings and the dimensions.

    Recordal of Change of Name or Address

    • A power of attorney reflecting the new name /address, duly legalized up the Lebanese consulate.
    • A certificate of change of name /address, duly legalized up the Lebanese consulate.

    Recordal of License Agreement

    • A power of attorney reflecting the License, duly legalized up the Lebanese consulate.
    • A certificate of license, duly legalized up the Lebanese consulate.

    Recordal of Merger

    • A power of attorney reflecting the Merger, duly legalized up the Lebanese consulate.
    • A certificate of merger, duly legalized up the Lebanese consulate.

    Recordal of Mortgage

    • A power of attorney reflecting the mortgage, duly legalized up the Lebanese consulate.
    • A certificate of mortgage, duly legalized up the Lebanese consulate.

    Recordal of Change of Local Representative

    • A specific power of attorney , duly legalized up the Lebanese consulate.

    Design Withdrawal

    • A specific power of attorney , duly legalized up the Lebanese consulate.
    • The original registration/renewal certificate .

    Design Renewal

    • A power of attorney duly legalized up the Lebanese consulate.

    Filing a Plant Variety Application

    • A power of attorney duly legalized up to the Lebanese consulate.
    • Copy of extract from the commercial register or articles of incorporation.
    • A deed of assignment from the inventor’s duly legalized up to the Lebanese consulate.
    • A certified copy of the priority document.
    • Specification, abstract, claims and drawings in English, together with an Arabic translation.
    • Technical examination, duly legalized up to the Lebanese consulate.

    Note: The technical examination is not required in case of claiming priority or the plant variety is registered abroad.

    Recordal of Change of Name or Address

    • A power of attorney reflecting the new name /address, duly legalized up the Lebanese consulate.
    • A certificate of change of name /address, duly legalized up the Lebanese consulate.

    Recordal of License Agreement

    • A power of attorney from the license, duly legalized up the Lebanese consulate.
    • A certificate of license , duly legalized up the Lebanese consulate.

    Recordal of Merger

    • A power of attorney reflecting the merger, duly legalized up the Lebanese consulate.
    • A certificate of merger, duly legalized up the Lebanese consulate.

    Recordal of Mortgage

    • A power of attorney reflecting the mortgage, duly legalized up the Lebanese consulate.
    • A certificate of mortgage, duly legalized up the Lebanese consulate.

    Recordal of Change of Local Representative

    • A specific power of attorney , duly legalized up the Lebanese consulate.

    Filing a Copyright Application

    • A power of attorney, duly legalized up to the Lebanese consulate.
    • Full description of the specification of the work.
    • 5 copies of the work.
    • A legalized deed of assignment if the applicant is not the author.