An official source at the Internal Trade Development Authority at the Ministry of Supply and Internal Trade confirmed that the application submitted by the Zamalek Club will be examined, and that what is being circulated regarding the title of the Century Club is only a registration deposit application, and that any party has the right to apply for the registration of a private trademark It is examined to ensure that there are no similar trademarks, and any opposition party has the right to file a grievance.
The source added, that after submitting the application for filing the registration for any trademark, the application is examined for acceptance or rejection, and once the application is accepted, it is published in the Official Gazette of Trademarks and on the website of the Internal Trade Development Authority and will be with effect from day 7 of the beginning of each calendar month for a period of 60 days, after examining The request, noting that what is being traded on the Zamalek Club is nothing but registration of a deposit request only and not approval to obtain a trademark.
Informed sources confirmed that any authority has the right to apply for the registration of its trademarks in the Ministry of Supply, and the Trademark Department is examining it to determine whether it is incompatible with another mark or not, and that submitting an application that does not mean it was initially approved, and that it is also right Any party or club that registers the trademark and checks it according to the procedures followed for that, and with regard to the announcement of the club of Zamalek to register the trademark, this will be examined, as it is the right of any authority to apply to register the trademark and be examined and made sure that it does not conflict with any other mark.
According to Law No. 82 of 2002 regarding the registration of trademarks, a design or trademark is publicized for a period of 60 days in the Official Gazette of Trademarks, Industrial Designs and Models, and during the publicity period of the trademark, everyone concerned may object to the acceptance of the registration of the design on the prepared form So.