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Foga Daley Response to COVID19

We wish to advise our clients, colleagues, service providers, and other interested parties, that further to the drastic steps taken by the Government of Jamaica (GOJ) to minimise the spread of the...

Finally a modern Patents and Designs Act for Jamaica!

On January 23, 2020, the Jamaican Parliament passed the long-awaited Patents and Designs Act (the “New Act”). The New Act, which had gone through several iterations since Jamaica signed on to the...

Jamaica Trade Marks Act 2013 Amendments

 By Dianne Daley McClure Intellectual Property Partner | Foga Daley      The Trade Marks (Amendment) Act (2013), which took effect on August 31, 2013, updated the Jamaica’s Trade Marks Act and Rules in...

  • Caribbean Advertising and Marketing Law Seminar, Kingston Jamaica, March 1, 2018.

    The growing prevalence in the use and importance of Social Media and the Internet has resulted in unprecedented challenges to businesses actively engaging in advertising and marketing. A single advertisement in traditional media can give rise to several legal conflicts over trademarks, copyright...

  • Copyright Registration in Jamaica

     By Dianne Daley McClure  Intellectual Property Partner | Foga Daley  June 2018       Prior to 2015, there was no statutory registration system in Jamaica and no requirement for registration under the Copyright Act. With the passage of Jamaica’s Copyright Act of 1993, the government of Jamaica policy was...

  • Finally a modern Patents and Designs Act for Jamaica!

    On January 23, 2020, the Jamaican Parliament passed the long-awaited Patents and Designs Act (the “New Act”). The New Act, which had gone through several iterations since Jamaica signed on to the World Trade Organization (WTO) Agreement in 1995, was passed by the House of Representatives on...

  • Foga Daley Response to COVID19

    We wish to advise our clients, colleagues, service providers, and other interested parties, that further to the drastic steps taken by the Government of Jamaica (GOJ) to minimise the spread of the COVID-19 virus in Jamaica and the Government’s request that those of us in the private sector play...

  • GALA and FogaDaley inaugural Caribbean Advertising and Marketing Law Seminar

    Caribbean Advertising and Marketing Law Seminar, March 1, 2018 Kingston Jamaica. Download Registration form here Download Provisional Program here  

  • Jamaica Trade Marks Act 2013 Amendments

     By Dianne Daley McClure Intellectual Property Partner | Foga Daley      The Trade Marks (Amendment) Act (2013), which took effect on August 31, 2013, updated the Jamaica’s Trade Marks Act and Rules in several respects including changes in relation to opposition and revocation proceedings, the rights of an...

  • The 2015 Jamaica Copyright Amendments – Major Changes

    By Dianne Daley McClureIntellectual Property Partner | Foga DaleyJune 2018     In 2015 sweeping changes were made to Jamaica’s Copyright Act through the Copyright (Amendment) Act of 2015 in force July 30, 2015 including new and expanded rights for copyright owners and performers and with that, new...

  • Top 250 Women in IP by IP Stars for 2018

    Intellectual Property Partner Dianne Daley is among the top 250 women from around the world in Intellectual Property. Dianne is one of five IP Lawyers from the Caribbean who made the list of “IP STARS Top 250 Women in IP in 2018. IP Stars recognises female IP practitioners in private practice who...