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04 DEC 2014

Seminar 'The Law of Ukraine 'Free economic zone "Crimea" - 60 days in force.'

The Ukrainian Chamber of Commerce and Industry held seminar 'The Law of Ukraine 'Free economic zone "Crimea" - 60 days in force.
Mariya Ortynska, trademark and patent attorney, talked about intellectual property rights protection in Crimea. She recommended to conduct trademark, design and patent searches in order to estimate risks of being violated in infringing Russian IP rights.
'It is important to establish the right of prior use, because the Civil Code of Russian Federation constitutes the right of prior use only invention, utility model and design, but not trademark' - said Mariya.