BAGHDAD – On 3 April 2016, the Iraqi Ministry of Health sent a new regulation to the Trademarks Office in the Ministry of Industry and Minerals requesting that all trademark applications applied for in class 5 should contain the following information in order to proceed to registration:
- Scientific name of the product;
- Trade name of the producer;
- Pharmaceutical formula of the product;
- Name of manufacturing company if not the applicant, and
- Name of local distributor, if any.
The above is required by the Department of Technical Issues for the purpose of endorsing new pharmaceutical product into the country.
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