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Intellectual property

intellectual property and copyright, practice of Ukrainian law firmThe effectiveness of state authorities in protection of intellectual property rights has not reached the level at which a person could be fully assured in the security of his rights without the necessity to use the additional qualified legal defense of interest.

Our firm provides the wide range of legal services within the field of intellectual rights and copyright law that allows us to conduct the complex defense of Client’s interests. Within the practice we can emphasize the following services.

The set of services within the practice of intellectual property and copyright law allows to defend the rights on one of the most valuable resources of our Clients – intellectual property and brand.

What we do

Registration of rights

  • Client Consultation on the matters of registration of industrial property objects, development of most favorable plan for registration of such objects;
  • Preparation, presenting and support of  requests for the registration of trademarks, inventions, utility models, industrial standards including  requests for international registration;
  • Prolongation of  lifespan of certificates on trademarks, support of validity of invention; patents, utility models, industrial standards;
  • Registration of objects of intellectual property at State Customs Service of Ukraine in order to prevent unlawful import or export.

Protection and defense of copyrights and intellectual property rights

  • Preparing of legal memos on matters of protection from unfair business competition;
  • Representation of Clients during negotiations related to the cease of rights violation on industrial property objects;
  • Detection of the most suitable methods for protection/defense of Clients rights on intellectual property objects;
  • Recognition of protective documents invalidity based on the fact of their incompliance with the criteria of protectability of objects;
  • Representation and defense of Clients in courts, Antimonopoly Committee of Ukraine, bodies of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of Ukraine, customs and other state bodies;
  • Our lawyers also provide legal consultations on the matters, related to the parallel imports and counterfeit products as well as unfair use of trademarks on the Internet.

Alienation or transfer of copyrights and intellectual property rights 

  • Legal of the documents for acquisition or use of rights to industrial property objects;
  • Analysis and drafting of license agreements, franchise agreements, agreements on a full concession of rights to industrial property, registration of such agreements;
  • Support of agreements related to the use / transfer of industrial property rights;
  • Assistance in regulation of relations between the authors of intellectual property, Clients and third party;
  • Consultation on the matters related to the taxation of income from copyrights and royalties.

Additional information about the practice

The undeniable fact is that the proper usage of intellectual property and copyright has greatly influenced business effectiveness. Trademarks draw larger and larger amount of customers and innovational technologies allowing to hold leading positions practically in any economic sector.

Sound profits from investments into intellectual property demand not only invention of a utility model or creation of a famous brand but also a corresponding level of rights protection.

Benefits from protected intellectual property rights are relevant for both small Ukrainian firms that are full of ambitions for self development as well as international corporations, the intellectual rights of which unfortunately are not always properly protected in Ukraine.

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