Patent and Design Registration in Karachi Pakistan

  Patent for an invention is grant of exclusive rights to make, use and sell the invention for a limited period of 20 years. The patent grant excludes others from making, using, or selling the invention. Patent protection does not start until the actual grant of a patent owner. Mere idea or suggestion is not […]

Copyright Registration in Pakistan

Irfan Mir Halepaota & Associates has been ranked as one of the top Corporate Law Firms in Pakistan by the Legal 500 and HG. It is also considered as one of the Best Law Chambers and Partners having well reputation in Karachi, Pakistan. Copyright is a form of protection provided to the authors of original […]

President of Islamic Republic of Pakistan promulgates Intellectual Property Organization (IPO) Ordinance 2012

President Asif Ali Zardari, on 24th April 2012, promulgated the Intellectual Property Organization (IPO) Ordinance 2012.  Now IPO will have powers for giving legal cover to local and foreign businesses and bound law enforcement agencies in inflicting and protecting trademark, copyright and patent infringement laws. Pakistan is currently on the United States’ “Priority Watch List”, […]

Procedure for Transfer of Property in Defence Housing Authority DHA Karachi Pakistan

To apply for transfer of plot in Defence Housing Authority DHA Karachi Pakistan following documents are required to be submitted: – Covering letter requesting for transfer of a plot with additional three signatures for signing in the presence of Defence Housing Authority Designated Officers. (Specimen attached). Affidavit on Rs 20/- Stamp Paper (Specimen Attached) duly […]

How to get Marriage Registration Certificate in Karachi, Pakistan

Marriage Certificate is an official record of marriage between two persons. A Marriage Certificate is required in most cases for visa or immigration purposes and is imperative for changing maiden name etc. To help our Pakistani friends living outside the country obtain marriage certificate with minimal hassles, We offer fast and efficient Marriage Certificate facilitation service in […]

ENVIRONMENTAL TRIBUNAL RULES,

ENVIRONMENTAL TRIBUNAL RULES, 1999 Some Definitions as described in Pakistan Environmental Tribunal Rules as as under :- “Act” means the Pakistan Environmental Protection Act, 1997 “Bench” means a bench of tribunal comprising the Chairperson and at least one other Member; “Chairperson” means Chairperson of the Tribunal; “Corporation service” means employment in a corporation or other […]

Difference between Talaq and Khulla

Talaq is the Islamic term for divorce, which is commonly used in all Part of Pakistan including Karachi, Lahore, Islamabad, Hyderabad and Thatta. A talaq is used to end a contract of marriage the nikah, under the terms of Islamic sharia (which is also adopted under the Pakistani Laws). It should be noted that Talaq is […]

SIND RENTAL PREMISES ORDINANCE, 1979

Section 4 of the Sindh Rented Premises Ordinance details with the  Controllers. (1) Government may appoint one or more Controllers in any district and if more than one Controller is appointed in the same district Government shall define the local limits within which each of such Controllers shall exercise jurisdiction; Provided that the Controllers working immediately […]

Law Firm Programme for Women rights with Support of Pakistan and International Orgnizations

Pro bono services of our Law Firm are well recognized in Pakistan and Internationally. In collaboration with Local and International Organizations, from to time we have started programs for providing legal aid to the deserving persons specially Women and Children as a Sadqa and Zakkat . In our Legal assistance program we have provide free legal […]

Court Marriage Procedure in Karachi Pakistan

Our Law Firm is commonly engaged by couples in Karachi, Lahore, Islamabad, Hyderabad and Thatta,  Pakistan for court marriages legal services. Our Support Staff shall facilitate court nikahnama as well as affidavit of Free Will, which is legally recognized and enforceable under Muslim Personal Law. The procedure for court marriage is to supply copies of National Identity […]