Types of trademarks

A number of publications about trademarks have been published on the law firm’s website, such as: trademark registration procedure, conducting preliminary trademark research, absolute grounds for refusal of registration of a trademark and many more. The purpose of this publication is to present different types of trademarks by grouping them according to different criteria for […]

 

Advantages of trademark registration. What trademarks are recommended to be created and registered?

Every day hundreds of trademarks are being created and filed for registration in different offices around the world. Therefore, the protection of intellectual property rights through registration is an important element of any business strategy. In my practice over the past few years, as an intellectual property practitioner, I have often encountered the following problem: […]

 

Cease and desist letter

It is very common in practice someone consciously or unconsciously to use in the commercial activity or register similar to an earlier trademark. There are also many cases of copyright infringement. Infringers can be easily found on the Internet, at exhibitions or in magazines. What can be done in such cases? The fastest and most […]

 

European Union trademark monitoring

The present article aims to provide more information about European Union trademark monitoring. The most important task of every owner of a trademark than its successful imposition of the market is also the permanent protection of this trademark in the years. In this case proprietors of trademarks are advised to take the necessary care in […]

 

International trademark registration

International trademark registration is administered by the International Bureau of the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO), located in Geneva, Switzerland, which maintains the international register and publishes international registrations in the WIPO Bulletin for international trademarks. The Madrid System is comprised of the Madrid Agreement and the Madrid Protocol and trademark owners, whose products or […]

 

Trademark purchase and assignment agreement

This article will provide more information on the transfer of a trademark through the selling the trademark, which procedure is regulated in article 21 of Law on Marks and Geographical Indications and the Instruction on Requests for the Registration of Changes in the Legal Status of Industrial Property Objects. A mark may be transferred, independently […]

 

Surrender of trademark registration

This article will describe the procedure for surrender of trademark registration, which is regulated in Article 24 of the Law on Marks and Geographical Indications and the Instruction on Requests for the Registration of Changes in the Legal Status of Industrial Property Objects. According to Article 24 of the Law on Marks and Geographical Indications […]

 

Trademark licensing

This article will describe the procedure for recordal of a license agreement, which is regulated by the Law on Marks and Geographical Indications and the Instruction on Requests for the Registration of Changes in the Legal Status of Industrial Property Objects. According to Article 22 of the Law on Marks and Geographical Indications the proprietor […]