Africa: Opportunities and Challenges in an Innovation-Generating Economy

Published: September 24, 2019

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Davidson Oturu Partner, Aelex Abuja, Nigeria

Davidson Oturu, a Partner in Aelex, who is based in Abuja, Nigeria, shares his eye-opening insights as an intellectual property (IP) lawyer deeply involved for years in the advancement of IP laws in Africa, at a time when international companies which relay on their immaterial assets such as trademarks and patents are facing opportunities and challenges in an innovation-generating economy.

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To go further:
About Davidson Oturu

About Aelex

Also of interest:
Nigerian Law Today:  Evaluating the Central Bank of Nigeria’s Directive on Cryptocurrency 
WIPO data about IP in Nigeria

Mondaq: Fintech Regulations in Nigeria

Database of information about Nigeria, including key legal and economic documents

INTA Daily News (page 10): Africa: The Hot Ticket for Technology

Gen Z Insights: Brands and Counterfeit Products—Nigeria Country Report

INTA Insights: Davidson Oturu speaks out about counterfeits

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Brand & New podcasts from the International Trademark Association

Host Audrey Dauvet discusses compelling business and legal topics relating to intellectual property, innovation, technology, and change with an international roster of influential experts and industry visionaries.

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