Clients of Sjiem Fat & Mahabir are the owners of some of the best-known brands in the world.


Sjiem Fat & Mahabir has one of the largest intellectual property practices in Suriname, managing several portfolios.

Clients of Sjiem Fat & Mahabir include a wide array of both local and foreign clients including, among others, companies involved in oil and gas manufacturing, tobacco industry, computer software and hardware manufacturing, clothing, cosmetics, industrial operators, shipping lines, pharmaceuticals, home and health care, food and beverage and general retail.

Sjiem Fat & Mahabir handles all types of intellectual property registrations, provides commercial advice on intellectual property issues and co-manages, with the litigation practice, contentious intellectual property based proceedings.

The firm offers these services

  • Searches
  • Registration formalities
  • Renewals and maintenance
  • Transactions and recordals
  • Oppositions
  • Cancellation actions
  • Infringement actions and enforcement
  • Legal advice
Sjiem Fat & Mahabir is a trade name of Sjiem Fat & Mahabir Intellectual Property N.V., a company with limited liability established under Surinamese law, registered in the trade register of the Chamber of Commerce in Suriname under registration number 70059.

Sjiem Fat & Mahabir’s general terms and conditions, are applicable to all work performed.

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