Trademarks

IPStyle are the finalists of the Legal Awards of 2020!

During the period from April 29 to May 15, 2020, the nominees were promoted for the “Ukrainian Legal Oscar”, the XIV Legal Awards of the Year. Thanks to the trust of clients, Patent Law Firm IPStyle entered the list of finalists among law firms in the field of intellectual property in Ukraine. Among the announced nominations there are the best lawyers and law firms of the year in the field ...

2020-06-17 more info

Cancellation action based on non-use in Russia

Trademark being registered gives its owner corresponding proprietary rights. However, for example, the right to use a trademark is also an obligation designed to ensure the real functioning of trademarks in the stream of commerce. This article is describing specificity, procedure, and requirements for the trademark cancellation action due to the non-use in Russia. Russian legislation provides the ...

2020-05-17 more info

Cancellation action based on non-use in Ukraine

Trademark owner has several proprietary rights regarding its trademark, such as the right to use a trademark, an exclusive right to permit the use and prohibit unlawful use of a trademark. Nevertheless, it is not obvious that in some cases the right to use a trademark can be seen as an obligation. Obligation to use – as a safeguard to not lose a trademark completely. This article is describing ...

2020-05-17 more info

Intellectual property traps. Contract life hacks to protect your IP rights

Has your business partner authorized third parties to use shared IP without warning? Or your employee appropriated the product created at the workplace? Or, did you order an advertisement from an Agency, and then you were accused of plagiarism? This has never happened before, and again a client requests us with a problem that could be prevented by a stack of A4 sheets. It’s time to tell ...

2020-01-29 more info

Nataliia Minakerman gave a lecture at FMCG & RETAIL LAWYER course

What should be done in case your intellectual property rights were infringed? And what if you are accused of infringement? Nataliia Minakerman, a lawyer at the IPStyle Judicial and Contractual Department, spoke on how to avoid aforementioned and how the real cases in FMCG & RETAIL sphere were resolved. On January 13, Nataliia gave a lecture at the course on legal support of the retail and ...

2020-01-14 more info

IPStyle partner Mariya Ortynska visited INTA Leadership in Texas

The world doesn’t stand still in intellectual property matters, just like IPStyle is always ready to protect your innovations. That’s why IPStyle’s managing partner, Mariya Ortynska, visited INTA Leadership in Texas. The main goal of this annual conference is the work and meetings of the members of the Committee for the Protection of Brand Owners and Trademark Support. Together we ...

2019-12-03 more info