International Patent and Trademark Attorneys’ Conference in Minsk


From 5th to 8th June Minsk became a place where best IP specialists from CIS and other countries gathered to communicate and share knowledge. Conference “Modern IP and licensing regulations in Eurasian Economic Union countries” took place on those days.

IPStyle Patent Law Company representatives on the conference were Mariya Ortynska, Managing Partner, and Iryna Ortynska, Inventions, utility models and industrial designs Department Partner. Four our delegates the most important task was to listen to colleagues and learn most important news of intellectual property industry. There were a lot of informative and interesting speeches during the event.

Moreover, Mariya Ortynska also had a chance to share Ukrainian experience on geographical indications regulation. Now, while implementing the EU Association Agreement, Ukraine forms new practice of protecting geographical indications which are protected under the EU laws. For example, names lile “Cognac” and “Champagne”.