Geographical indication registration in Ukraine

Geographical indication (according to Ukrainian Law - indication of origin of goods) is a sign used to identify the origin and special qualities, reputation or characteristic features which corresponds to a specific geographical location or origin. In order to get a certificate for a geographical indication you should submit documents in the Ukrainian Patent Office.

Next step is examination. Within examination experts specify geographic location conditions which influence on goods distinguish.

Legal protection of indications of origin of goods is provided from the date of state registration and valid indefinitely. In case indication is already registered, your right shall be certified by a certificate which is valid for 10 years from the filing date, with an option to renew for the same term.

Our experts will accompany you with:
-filing application for indication of origin of goods;
-required documents for the state registration of GI;
-legal advice during examination and registration;
-rights protection in case of infringement.

If you have any questions or would like to register a geographical indication in Ukraine, please contact our experts.