The patent attorneys of PATENTUS LLC took part in the annual conference of the "Chamber of Patent Attorneys"

Date: 03 December 2013

Within November 26-29, 2013 the holiday center "Zarya" ( Moscow Region) hosted the 4th (19th) Annual Scientific Practical Conference , which was attended by 99 patent and trademark attorneys from Russia, Ukraine, Belarus, Kazakhstan, Turkmenistan and the United States.

In the discussions on the issue of trademark non-use the Head of Litigation Department of PATENTUS LLC Dmitry Yu. Markanov acted as an opponent of Evgeny A. Arievich of "Baker & McKenzie".

The panelists analyzed the current court practice, evaluated the work done by the Court for Intellectual Property Rights, made a point about the statistics of case consideration for several years. Dmitry Markanov proposed some approaches to solving a number of complicated issues, and outlined some difficulties and challenges that should be overcome in the near future. The discussion aroused great interest among those present at the conference.

The company PATENTUS once again confirmed its status as one of the leaders in solving the issues applicable to the prosecution of cases on trademark non-use ("Early termination of legal protection of trademarks for non-use").

Our experts have deep knowledge which was confirmed during the discussion program. We are ready to meet the challenges imposed by the reality and handle them.


Among speakers at the conference there were the representatives of the following companies: Gorodissky and Partners, Goulings, Soyuzpatent, Dachmedsil , INNOTEK, Intelsonline, IP portfolio, Intellect-S, EUROMARKPAT , Winter, Brandl & Partners, Baker & McKenzie , Goldmark , Vepol , Synerghia, Drozdovich & Son, BMF Group, Kim & Kim , Patentbar International, Fon Funer, Ebbinghaus, Fink, Khano and others, Emil Benatov and Partners.

Thank You!