Geographical indication in Kazakhstan

Legal protection of appellations of origin in the Republic of Kazakhstan granted on the basis of their registration Legal protection for indications is provided from the date of state registration and valid for 10 years. This term may be extended for another 10 years.

The exclusive right to use the appellation of origin may be granted to one or more legal entities or individuals engaged in entrepreneurial activities, producing goods with special properties, related to geographical environment. Pay attention, that application shall include local executive authority conclusion, confirming fact special features of goods are determined but geographical area.

We can assist you with:
- filing application for appellations of origin;
- preparing required documents for the state registration of GI;
- legal advice during examination and registration;
- rights protection in case of infringement.

If you are interested in geographical registration in Kazakhstan, or have any questions on this issue, please contact our experts.