Changes in the system of execution judgments

As is known, getting a positive court decision does not mean, that the case is won. Main difficulties usually arise during judgment execution. It is known, that more than half of judgments simply does not arise, the other part, though executed by public performers, but very slowly. This is a consequence of inefficient system of […]

Warning about payment of fees concerning publication of applications under the Madrid system

It has come to the attention of us that applicants are receiving invitations to pay fees that do not come from the International Bureau of WIPO and are unrelated to the processing of international applications under the Madrid Agreement and Protocol.  Whatever registration services might be offered in such invitations, they bear no connection to […]

Requirements for filing trademarks in Ukraine

In order to file a trademark application with the Patent Office of Ukraine, it is necessary to provide: an order letter containing name and address of the applicant as well as a list of goods/services; a duly signed Power of Attorney (may be submitted to the Patent Office within 2 months from the filing date) […]

Requirements for filing inventions & utility models in Ukraine

Inventions & utility models Conventional application The documents necessary for filing are as follows: specification claims abstract drawings In order to maintain the priority right, a certified copy of the priority application must be submitted either upon filing of an application, or within three months from the filing date. Under the provisions of the current […]

Requirements for filing industrial designs in Ukraine

The following documents are required upon filing: request for the grant of a patent; set of photographs representing appearance of an article (pattern, drawing); description of the industrial design; drawing, scheme, chart (if necessary). The photographs must include the following representations of the article: general front view of the article; left view, right view, back […]

Copyright Deposit in Ukraine

What is Copyright Deposit? Copyright deposit is the official documentation of a work that confirms authorship and the date of creation. This process is essential for protecting the author’s rights to the work and can be used as evidence in case of disputes over authorship or usage rights. Legislative Framework Copyright deposit in Ukraine is […]