Department profile submitted by Abdulai, Taiwo & Co
ATC intellectual property (IP) practice covers contentious and non-contentious matters for trademarks, brand protection, patents, designs and licensing agreements. ATC has for several years been the designated country agent and counsel to numerous foreign IP agents from all parts of the world for filing, registration, maintenance and protection of their IP portfolio in Nigeria.
Our professional affiliations: International Trademark Association (INTA); American Intellectual Property Law Association (AIPLA); Intellectual Property Law Association of Nigeria (IPLAN).
Ladi Taiwo who is the chair of the IP department at ATC, is author and contributing author of several IP books.
Bunmi Binitie is the Partner who heads the IP Administration, viz. filing, registration and maintenance of the IP portfolio and brand protection at ATC. IP litigation team is headed by Akin Osinbajo, Senior Advocate of Nigeria; and former Attorney-General of Ogun State. He is the partner in charge of Dispute Resolution, and is presently leading the team representing Procter & Gamble at the Supreme Court of Nigeria, in an IP infringement case.