02 JUN 2014

Managing Partner of Patent Law Company IPStyle - Mariya Ortynska delivered the report on “Intellectual Property Protection in the furniture trade” within the framework of the Kiev International Furniture Forum KIFF-2014.

The question of Intellectual Property Protection is particularly pointed for the players of furniture market.

The manufacturers can protect their products in different ways: the furniture design as industrial design, the individual structural items as invention, brands, names and graphic elements as trademarks.

The choice of the protection instrument depends on many nuances – underlined Mariya Ortynska in her speech.

KIFF is the most significant international interior salon in Ukraine which annually presents the development trends of the furniture trade, the latest technology and design ideas of furniture of different styles and directions.

Every spring there are about 25,000 manufacturers, designers, importers of furniture, lighting and decor. It confirms the long-term success of this forum and its recognition.

The Forum was held from May 28 to May 31 in the EC "KievExpoPlaza".