The following are our specific practice focus. Business Advisory Lex Artifex LLP represents Nigerian and offshore clients in a broad spectrum of corporate and commercial law matters relating to due diligence, regulatory compliance, corporate filings, company formation, joint ventures, M&አንድ, licensing, private equity, debt financing, ዕዳ ማግኛ, የስነአእምሮ ፈጠራ ምዝገባ, business immigration, shipping and maritime, የውጭ ምንዛሪ, real estate, and taxation. Patent Services Lex Artifex LLP performs utility and design patents preparation, filing, and prosecution for clients within Nigeria and overseas. Our attorneys have drafted and prosecuted patent applications relating to chemical, pharmaceutical, computer software, electrical, mechanical, medical, and telecommunications. Our range of patent services include: • Patent searching; • Patent applications preparation and filing; • Representation as “Attorney on Record”; • Defense to oppositions and claims of infringement; • Maintaining renewals of patents. • Opinion drafting; • Monitoring service for competitors’ patent grants, patent publications, prosecution, national stage entry, litigation, and post-grant proceedings. • Strategic alliance and licensing services: drafting of technology transfer agreements, confidentiality agreements, research agreements, and end-user agreements; • Anti-counterfeiting services; • Due diligence services; • Portfolio management for national phase filing, patent prosecution, and patent term renewal. Trademark Services Lex Artifex LLP specializes in trademark services tailored at protecting and commercializing the IP assets of clients. Our attorneys prepare and/or prosecute trademark and service mark registration application and handle the following: • Comprehensive conflict search; • Trademark application; • Opinion drafting on the chances of success of a trademark application or the likelihood of being sued; • Trademark portfolio watching; • Representation as “Attorney on Record”; • Licensing and strategic maintenance services; • Response to non-substantive and substantive actions of the Nigerian Trademark Office; • Defense to oppositions and claims of infringement; • Anti-counterfeiting services; • Trademark term renewal and portfolio management.

The following are our specific practice focus.

Business Advisory

Lex Artifex LLP represents Nigerian and offshore clients in a broad spectrum of corporate and commercial law matters relating to due diligence, regulatory compliance, corporate filings, company formation, joint ventures, M&አንድ, licensing, private equity, debt financing, ዕዳ ማግኛ, የስነአእምሮ ፈጠራ ምዝገባ, business immigration, shipping and maritime, የውጭ ምንዛሪ, real estate, and taxation.

Patent Services

Lex Artifex LLP performs utility and design patents preparation, filing, and prosecution for clients within Nigeria and overseas. Our attorneys have drafted and prosecuted patent applications relating to chemical, pharmaceutical, computer software, electrical, mechanical, medical, and telecommunications.

Our range of patent services include:

• Patent searching;
• Patent applications preparation and filing;
• Representation as “Attorney on Record”;
• Defense to oppositions and claims of infringement;
• Maintaining renewals of patents.
• Opinion drafting;
• Monitoring service for competitors’ patent grants, patent publications, prosecution, national stage entry, litigation, and post-grant proceedings.
• Strategic alliance and licensing services: drafting of technology transfer agreements, confidentiality agreements, research agreements, and end-user agreements;
• Anti-counterfeiting services;
• Due diligence services;
• Portfolio management for national phase filing, patent prosecution, and patent term renewal.

Trademark Services

Lex Artifex LLP specializes in trademark services tailored at protecting and commercializing the IP assets of clients. Our attorneys prepare and/or prosecute trademark and service mark registration application and handle the following:

• Comprehensive conflict search;
• Trademark application;
• Opinion drafting on the chances of success of a trademark application or the likelihood of being sued;
• Trademark portfolio watching;
• Representation as “Attorney on Record”;
• Licensing and strategic maintenance services;
• Response to non-substantive and substantive actions of the Nigerian Trademark Office;
• Defense to oppositions and claims of infringement;
• Anti-counterfeiting services;
• Trademark term renewal and portfolio management.