Tagged with: North Macedonia

April 11, 2022 at 6:24 am

Protecting your invention through a petty patent

In Serbia, it has recently been widened to ‘protecting a product that is a technical solution to a problem’, and not only protection for construction of a product or its…

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February 24, 2022 at 7:53 am

Q&A XI – On Supplementary Protection Certificate – SPC (AL, BA, RS, MK)

Each month we answer 3-5 questions our clients often have on a specific topic and share it with you. Q1: When is Supplementary Protection Certificate (SPC) issued? For patents that…

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January 31, 2022 at 7:06 am

Q&A X – On TM annulment

Each month we answer 3-5 questions our clients most often have and share it in our Q&A series. Q1: When is this motion used and by whom? Trade Mark annulment…

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December 15, 2021 at 1:15 pm

Q&A IX – On observations

Each month we answer 3-5 questions our clients most often have and share it in our Q&A series. Q1: In which situations are observations/opinions filed? Local laws allow for filing…

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November 24, 2021 at 3:20 pm

Q&A VIII – On Oppositions

Each month we answer 3-5 questions our clients most often have and share it in our Q&A series. Q1: Who can file an opposition? Oppositions are filed by the owner…

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October 22, 2021 at 6:59 am

Considerations when filing oppositions
(AL, BA, HR, KS, ME, MK, RS, SI)

Filling of oppositions is now possible in all 8 jurisdictions we operate in. New TM applications are examined on absolute grounds by local IPOs, then published, and open for 3rd…

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May 24, 2021 at 2:00 pm

Guidelines for various TM changes in the Balkans

Guidelines for various TM changes in the Balkans Here we seek to give a comprehensive look at various documents and requirements for when changes happen during the long life of…

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December 16, 2020 at 9:02 am

Q&A VI – Absolute grounds for TM refusal & what you can expect

This concludes our Q&A series, where we answered 3-5 questions our clients most often had and shared it with you.  We hope you enjoyed reading it as much as we…

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November 30, 2020 at 7:21 am

Q&A V – What if we are not using our trade mark?

Each month we answer 3-5 questions our clients most often have and share it with you in our Q&A series. Q1: By law, is use disclaimer filed with the IPOs?…

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July 31, 2020 at 11:49 am

Q&A III – Enforcement of your IP rights

Q&A III – Enforcement of your IP rights Each month we answer 3-5 questions our clients most often have and share it in our Q&A series. Here we are going…

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