Archive: April, 2011

The office for industrial property of Republic of Kosovo

The office for industrial property of Republic of Kosovo

The office for industrial property of Republic of Kosovo is the newest office which has been founded in the region -19.03.2007 and soon it is celebrating its fourth anniversary. During this period the office has gained a lot of experience on fields such as administration and registration of rights and objects of industrial property. The […]

The office for industrial property of Republic of Kosovo

The office for industrial property of Republic of Kosovo

The office for industrial property of Republic of Kosovo is the newest office which has been founded in the region -19.03.2007 and soon it is celebrating its fourth anniversary. During this period the office has gained a lot of experience on fields such as administration and registration of rights and objects of industrial property. The […]

The office for industrial property of Republic of Kosovo is the newest office which has been founded in the region -19.03.2007 and soon it is celebrating its fourth anniversary. During this period the office has gained a lot of experience on fields such as administration and registration of rights and objects of industrial property. The […]
Germany decide the sign "Trademarker" is not registrable / OHIM has registered  "Trademarkers"

Germany decide the sign “Trademarker” is not registrable / OHIM has registered “Trademarkers”

German Federal Patent Court refused to register the mark”Trademarker” for :   Class 16: Printed matter, pamphlets, periodicals newspapers, books, brochures, magazines; Class 35: Services of an accountant, services of an auditor Class 42 (according to current classification Class 45): Legal advice and representation, representation of a third party in court and in extrajudicial litigation, […]

New trade mark, design laws in force in Bulgaria

With effect from 10 March 2011 Bulgaria has had a radically new system for trade mark registration. Now, the Patent Office will only make an examination on absolute grounds and will no longer examine the existence of earlier rights. These changes in the law are based on EU legislation and copy the system of Community […]

Нов закон за ТМ и дизајни во Бугарија – КРАЈ НА ПОТПОЛНОТО ИСПИТУВАЊЕ

На 10 Март, 2011 година стапи во сила новиот, радикално променет, систем за регистрација на Трговски марки на територија на Република Бугарија. Одсега, Државниот Завод за Индустриска Сопственост ќе спроведува испитување врз база на апсолутни причини и веќе нема да испитува постоење на поранешни права. Овие промени на законот се базираат на легислативата на Европската […]

Official Journal of the European Union posted List of Natural Mineral Waters Recognised by Member States

Official Journal of the European Union posted on its website on 29 March 2011 an updated List of Natural Mineral Waters Recognised by Member States. It gives a country-by-country breakdown of names of natural mineral waters by: Trade description, Name of source Place of exploitation   Germany is the country which recognizes the most number of […]

Ex Parte Smart Expands the Agilent Doctrine

Ex Parte Smart Expands the Agilent Doctrine

The USPTO published a new informative BPAI decision, Ex parte Smart, Appeal No. 2009-015036, application 10/818,920 (03 January 2011), on Saturday 4/2/11. See http://www.uspto.gov/ip/boards/bpai/decisions/inform/fd09-015036.pdf. Smart is precedential in the sense that it is the first published Board decision on an appeal dealing with the Agilent Technologies, Inc. v. Affymetrix, Inc., 567 F.3d 1366, 91 USPQ2d […]

Lextoria - IP news and IP directory

Lextoria – IP news and IP directory

Lextoria is the place where any patent attorney would like to be listed and get visible and useful for the community of the intellectual property proffessionals

Lextoria is the place where any patent attorney would like to be listed and get visible and useful for the community of the intellectual property proffessionals

Master Programme in Biomedical Methods and Technology

Master Programme in Biomedical Methods and Technology in Malmö University (Sweden) Biotechnological Methods and Technology are part of the intellectual property, because their results can  be protected as inventions or as new animal breeds or plant varieties. The Master Programme in Biomedical  Methods and Technology is for students who have bachelor’s degree in (180 hp) […]

Repulic of Macedonia ratified the amendments to the Law of Industrial Property Protection

The Parliament of the Republic of Macedonia ratified amendments to the Law on Industrial Property, which came into force on March 5, 2011 The reasonn for amending the Law on Industrial Property is that the Law on Quality of Agricultural Products now regulates Protected Designations of Origin (PDO) and Protected Geographical Indication (PGI) for agricultural […]

Македонија ги усвои измените на Законот за индустриска сопственост

Македонија ги усвои измените на Законот за индустриска сопственост

На 23 февруари 2011 година, Собранието на Република Македонија ги усвои измените и дополнувањата на Законот за индустриска сопственост, кој стапи на сила на 5 март 2011 година. Главната причина за изменување на Законот за индустриска сопственост беше донесувањето на новиот закон за квалитет на земјоделските производи кој гo регулира користењето на ознаките за потекло […]