Intellectual property law and practice in Tanzania is governed by complementary statutes, supported by the Common Law, and based on internationally accepted principles.

The multi-disciplinary nature of The Ink Law Chambers and a recent international demand on strict adherence to it, has led to the firm undertaking extensive work in intellectual property law.

The firm offers a broad-based service in this area, including:

 Advice on the acquisition, registration and protection of intellectual property;  Business and Corporate names;  Licensing and technical agreements;  Advice on all related aspects of taxation;  Restrictive trade practices;  Trademarks;  Copyright;  Advice on the application of trade and marketing laws.  Updating clients on developments in environmental law;  Environment Management assessment.