We just came back from yet another top industry gathering, INTA organized spring conference under the tag line Business of Brands where we explored trends in creating, managing and adjusting Brands to business realities and corporate changes. With a famed shoe designer Stuart Weitzman as a key note speaker sharing the story of his brand from the time it was conceived to the time is was sold to Tapestry, a new umbrella corporation for three leading luxury apparel brands COACH,
Patent protection granted by the state is always a balance between inventor's entitlement to the material proceeds from his intellectual pursuits and his responsibility of advancement of science and technology at large as well as the need to contribute required technology to ensure security of the general public in times of specific need. Compulsory license is one of the elements regulating this balance. The legal framework for compulsory license in Ukraine is set out in the
We compiled a list of IP events for the year 2017 - we would love to meet and greet you. Feel free to reach out to set up an introduction or catch up if we already met. January: 1) Brand protection and anti-counterfeiting 2017 January 23-25, 2017 The Market San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA February: 1) Association of Intellectual Property Law Attorneys (AIPLA) 2017 Midwinter Institute February 1-4, 2017 Ft. Lauderdale Marriott Harbor Beach Resort &Spa Ft. Lauderdale, Flo
StartFragment Effective January 1, 2017 Official Filing fees for Eurasian Patent Applications including PCT Entries are increased by 15%.
Filing Fee - 28000 rub or 410 euros (used to be 25500 rub – 373 euros).
Substantive Examination fee is now - 30000 rub or 439 euros (used to be - 373 euros). Notably, Substantive examination fees are now to be aid for each independent claim appearing in the set of claims. To remind, the examination fees prior to current increase wer
China has broken the record in submission of patent applications. 1 million – is the number of new patent applications that was voiced by the agency on intellectual property of the United Nations. The producer of the Huawei smartphones is admittedly the leader In new patent filings worldwide and in Ukraine in particular. The analysis of new filings show that such segments as computer technologies, electric equipment and digital communications present main focus in the new fil
D&L team is participating in the world congress of AIPPI, taking place in Milano, Italy this year. We are determined to bring back to our clients new connections and insights into current state of IP affairs globally. #AIPPIDL #DL #Milano #worldcongressofAIPPI