On March 26, 2015, a round table took place in the press-center of IA “LIGABusinessInform” with the purpose of discussion of the Draft Law ¹ 1677 concerning the issues of freedom of panorama that exists in 83 countries in the world.
Two-days workshop on the issues of identification and interdiction of counterfeit and pirated products in Ukraine, held on March 23-24, 2015, in Kyiv, permitted the participants to exchange practical experience in this sphere, to discuss the issues on resolution of IP cases in the courts of Ukraine and foreign countries, to analyze the procedure of IPRs enforcement in Ukraine and European Union, in particular at legislative level.
On March 19, 2015, the State Intellectual Property Service of Ukraine jointly with the State Enterprise “Ukrainian Industrial Property Institute” held a Round Table “Execution of Judgments: Practice and Problematic Issues”.
On March 19, 2015, the experts of the state system of intellectual property rights legal protection of Ukraine held a working meeting at the State Enterprise “Ukrainian Industrial Property Institute” with the representatives of the Embassy of the United States of America to Ukraine, in particular Mr. Lawrence Pixa, Economic Officer, as well as with Mr. Donald Townsend, Regional Intellectual Property Rights Attache, Mr. David Gappa, IPLEC Coordinator.
Information notice on prior use concerning the goods, with regard to which a decision on suspension of their customs clearance was taken, published in the fulfillment of the Order of the Vice-Prime-Minister of Ukraine – Minister of Culture of Ukraine Viacheslav Kyrylenko from 04.03.2015 ¹ 6885/1/1-15.
State Intellectual Property Service of Ukraine (hereinafter – State Service) is a central body of executive power activity of which is directed and coordinated by the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine through the Minister of Economic Development and Trade of Ukraine (hereinafter – the Minister).
State Service is included into the system of executive power bodies and ensures realization of state policy in the intellectual property sphere.
In its activity State Service is governed by Constitution and laws of Ukraine, acts issued by the President of Ukraine and the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine, orders of the Ministry of Economic Development and Trade of Ukraine, other legislative acts of Ukraine, instructions of the President of Ukraine and the Minister.
State Enterprise "Ukrainian Institute of Industrial Property"
The Ukrainian Institute of Industrial Property is a state enterprise. Priority directions of Ukrpatent activities: accepting applications for protective documents concerning any industrial property objects, examining the applications as to legal protection qualification, registering industrial property objects and conversion of their legal status as well as official publication of the appropriate information etc.
Ukrainian Centre of Innovatics and Patent Information Services
Ukrainian Center of Innovations and Patent Information Services was founded in May 2001. It is the branch office of the State Enterprise Ukrainian Industrial Property Institute. The main purpose the Center was founded for is to provide the real mechanisms of inventive and innovate activities encouragement. The functioning of the Center is concentrated on providing various services in the field of industrial property. We use widely the brand-new technologies of information supply, search engines and work organization methods.
Up to this time our Center enlists more than 30 employees with big practical experience in the field of patent and license work. They are a high-trained crew that can do the most difficult work. If your professional activity concerns the objects of intellectual property, if you are want information about foreign and national patent documentation, if you want to fill an application to obtain the legal protection of your rights – our Center is the best partner you can find.
State Organization “Ukrainian Agency of Copyright and Related Rights" (UACRR)
Our mission is:
To be the only reliable organization in the sphere of protection of copyright and related rights in the territory of Ukraine which will act as guarantor of rights and material well-being of domestic and foreign copyright proprietors.
Institute of Intellectual Property Odessa National Academy of Law in Kiev
Institute of Intellectual Property Odessa National Academy of Law in Kiev was established in pursuance of the joint resolution of the Verkhovna Rada Committee on Science and Education, and the Ministry of Science, Technology, and Industrial Policy of Ukraine "On Formation of the National System of Training, Retraining and Upgrading Professional Skills of Specialists in Intellectual Property Protection" of 1996.
The Institute enters into the state system of intellectual property protection. Its main goal is to provide training, retraining and upgrading professional skills of experts in the field of intellectual property as well as specialists of institutions, organizations and enterprises of any form of ownership. The Institute is carrying on its activity under the direct coordinative management of the State Department of Intellectual Property.