How to accelerate trademark registration?

Trademark registration in Ukraine takes about 2 years. During this time, the application goes through several stages of examination. Today it is possible to register a trademark under an expedited procedure. Accelerated trademark registration lasts 7-8 months. It is possible to order this service at Ukrpatent not earlier than 3 months from the date of application for registration. An expedited trademark examination will be completed within 3 months from the date the funds were credited. After this deadline, you will be sent a decision on the registration of the mark for goods and services.

Setting the filing date of the trademark application

At the stage of establishing the filing date of the application for the trademark, the registration number and the date of receipt of the materials are provided; To establish the filing date of the application, the materials received by Ukrpatent must contain: the application for registration of the mark, set out in Ukrainian in any form; information about the applicant and his address given in the Ukrainian language; image of the mark that is submitted for registration; list of goods or services for which the mark is claimed.

How to speed up the registration of industrial design?

Our team offers the shortest time to register an industrial design at the best prices. A patent is issued for an industrial design certifying the right to a product. The term of a patent for an industrial design is 10 years. Consideration of an application for an industrial design by the relevant departments of Ukrpatent lasts up to 1 year from the date of filing of the application. Accelerated registration of industrial design lasts up to 3 months. The cost of the accelerated registration of an industrial design is 720.00 UAH. (Regardless of the number of declared options).

Is it possible to use a brand name for labeling goods / services?

A company name can be used for marking goods / services if it is not similar to the degree of confusion with registered or submitted for registration marks for goods and services. When registering a trademark, examination, in particular, checks it for identity and similarity with previously registered marks for goods and services and submitted for registration. It is also checked for similarity to the degree of confusion with trademarks that are well-known in Ukraine.

International trademark registration

Today, when our country is trying with all its might to join the European Union, and most of all, that in the near future it will still be a full-fledged member of the European Union, the issue of trademark protection in the European Union is an urgent issue for the national applicant. For filing for the registration of an international application is paid a state fee and an international fee in Swiss francs. The term of registration of the international application is about 1 year. State fee for filing an international application - 600.00 UAH. International duty for black and white trademark up to 3 classes - 653 Swiss francs.

Trademark Registration

A trademark (mark for goods and services) is a designation in which the goods and services of some persons are distinguished from the goods and services of others. Sign for goods and services is a means of individualization of goods and services of participants in economic circulation. Legal protection may be granted to a designation that: does not contradict the principles of humanity and morality and which does not apply to the grounds for refusing to register a trademark established by the Law of Ukraine "On the Protection of Rights to Marks for Goods and Services." For filing an application for registration of a trademark is paid a state fee

Accelerated registration of the invention (utility model)

An invention (utility model) is the result of human intellectual activity in any field of technology. A patent is granted for an invention (utility model). The term of a patent for an invention is 20 years from the filing date of the application. The validity period of a patent for a utility model is 10 years from the filing date of the application. The term for consideration of an application for an invention according to the usual procedure lasts up to 3 years, for a utility model - up to 1 year. The cost of accelerated registration of the invention: for 1 independent paragraph of the formula - 4464.00 UAH; for each subsequent independent paragraph of the formula - 1080.00 UAH. The cost of accelerated registration of a utility model is 864.00 UAH.

Accelerated registration of industrial design

An industrial design is the result of a person’s creative activity in the field of artistic design, which is characterized by any new kind of shape, configuration, color or combination of these elements in a product. A patent is issued for an industrial design certifying the right to a product. The term of a patent for an industrial design is 10 years. The term of consideration of an application for an industrial design in the usual procedure lasts up to 1 year. We are ready to offer you an accelerated registration of an industrial design. The cost of the accelerated registration of an industrial design is 720.00 UAH. (regardless of the number of declared options).

Cost of accelerated trademark registration

Today, the term of registration of a trademark without speeding up the procedure lasts more than 1.5 years. Such deadlines are primarily due to the large number of applications received by Ukrpatent for registration. At once we want to note that the right to a trademark arises from the date of registration, and the priority - from the date of filing the application for registration (if no documents have been submitted to establish the Convention priority). Quite often, the accelerated registration of a mark for goods and services is due to the receipt of a level 1 domain (.UA). There is an accelerated trademark registration procedure (7-8 months).

Trademark Certificate validity period

The validity of the certificate for the goods and services mark is 10 years from the date of application. The validity of the certificate may be extended for another 10 years, subject to the payment of a state fee for extending the validity of the certificate and submitting a request. The payment order for payment of the corresponding fee together with the request for the extension of the validity of the certificate is sent to Ukrpatent.

How to register a trademark in Ukraine?

There are two procedures for accelerated (accelerated) trademark registration: - 4 - 4,5 months; - 7 - 7.5 months. The cost of accelerated registration of a trademark within 4 - 4, 5 months is: - verbal or pictorial designation for the first class of ICTP - 4018.20 UAH. (UAH 466.20 for each subsequent class indicated in the application); - Combined designation for the first class MCTP - 7237,20 UAH. (UAH 732.60 for each subsequent class is indicated in the application). The cost of accelerated registration of a trademark within 7 - 7, 5 months is: - verbal or pictorial designation for the first class of ICTP - 2172,00 UAH (UAH 272 for each subsequent class is indicated in the application); - Combined designation for 1 class of MCTP - 3912,00 UAH. (UAH 392.00 for each subsequent class is indicated in the application).