Encouraging Small and Medium Scale Enterprises Through Trademarks Licensing in Nigeria

University of Maiduguri Law Journal, Vol. 8, 2010

17 Pages Posted: 30 Jun 2011

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Kasim Musa Waziri

University of Abuja - Faculty of Law

Date Written: November 30, 2010

Abstract

This work tried to define what a trademark is in Nigeria, How trademarks are licensed in Nigeria and how the licensing of trademark will encourage small and medium scale enterprises in Nigeria. Considering the contributions of trademarks licensing to the economy of the nation, Trademarks licensing and its encouragement to Small and Medium Scale Enterprises can be said to be a very good source of economic development in developing countries, it is a fact that it reduces unemployment and poverty in a given country.

Keywords: small and medium, enterprise, trademarks, licensing

Suggested Citation

Waziri, Kasim Musa, Encouraging Small and Medium Scale Enterprises Through Trademarks Licensing in Nigeria (November 30, 2010). University of Maiduguri Law Journal, Vol. 8, 2010 . Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1875643

Kasim Musa Waziri (Contact Author)

University of Abuja - Faculty of Law ( email )

Gwagwalada,
Federal Capital Territory,
Abuja, FCT, Abuja PMB 117
Nigeria
234-080-33153247 (Phone)

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