MIKHAILYUK, SOROKOLAT & PARTNERS Patent and Trademark Attorneys ISO 9001 CERTIFIED
MIKHAILYUK, SOROKOLAT & PARTNERS
Patent and Trademark Attorneys
ISO 9001 CERTIFIED


IP LEGISLATION CIS COUNTRIES

Jurisdiction
Objects of protection
Term of protection + extension/renewal
Legislation
Eurasia
Invention Patent
20 years + depends upon the contracting state
Eurasian Patent Regulations
Armenia
Invention Patent
20 + 5 years
The Law On on Inventions, Utility Models And Industrial Designs
Utility Model
10 years
The Law On on Inventions, Utility Models And Industrial Designs
Industrial Design
5 + 20 years
The Law On on Inventions, Utility Models And Industrial Designs
Trademark
10 years + unlimited number of renewals
The Law On Trademarks
Azerbaijan
Invention Patent
20 + 5 years
Patent Law
Utility Model
10 years
Patent Law
Industrial Design
10 years + 5 years
Patent Law
Trademark
10 years + unlimited number of renewals
The Law On Trademarks And Geographical Indications
Belarus
Invention Patent
20 + 5 years
Patent Law
Utility Model
5 + 3 years
Patent Law
Industrial Design
10 + 5 years
Patent Law
Trademark
10 years + unlimited number of renewals
Trademark Law
Estonia
Invention Patent
20 + 5 years
Patent Act
Validation of the European Patent
20 + 5 years
Implementation of Convention on Grant of European Patents Act
Utility Model
4 + 6 years
Utility Model Act
Industrial Design
5 + 20 years
Industrial Design Protection Act
Trademark
10 years + unlimited number of renewals
Trade Marks Act
Georgia
Invention Patent
20 + 5 years
Patent Law
Importation Patent
abolished as of June 24, 2010
Utility Model
10 years
Patent Law
Industrial Design
25 years
Design Law
Trademark
10 years + unlimited number of renewals
Trademark Law
Kazakhstan
Invention Patent
20 + 5 years
Patent Law
Utility Model
5 + 3 years
Patent Law
Industrial Design
15 + 5 years
Patent Law
Trademark
10 years + unlimited number of renewals
The Law On Trademarks, Service marks And Appellation Of Origin
Kyrgyzstan
Invention Patent
20 + 5 years
Patent Law
Utility Model
5 + 3 years
Patent Law
Industrial Design
10 + 5 years
Patent Law
Trademark
10 years + unlimited number of renewals
Law On Trademarks, Service Marks and Appellations of Places of Origin of Goods
Latvia
Invention Patent
20 + 5 years
Patent Law
Validation of the European Patent
20 + 5 years
European Patent Application and European Patent
Industrial Design
5 + 20 years
Law on Designs
Trademark
10 years + unlimited number of renewals
Law On Trademarks And Indications Of Geographical Origin
Lithuania
Invention Patent
20 + 5 years
Patent Law
Validation of the European Patent
20 + 5 years
European patents in the Republic of Lithuania
Industrial Design
5 + 20 years
Law On Designs
Trademark
10 years + unlimited number of renewals
Law On Trade marks
Moldova
Invention Patent
20 + 5 years
Law On The Protection Of Inventions
Short-term Patent
6 + 4 years
Law On The Protection Of Inventions
Validation of the European Patent
20 + 5 years
Validation Agreement
(Page 11)
Industrial Design
5 + 20 years
Law On The Protection Of Industrial Designs
Trademark
10 years + unlimited number of renewals
Law On The Protection Of Trademarks
Russia
Invention Patent
20 + 5 years
Civil code, part 4 (available in Russian only, amended as of March 12, 2014; previous version)
Utility Model
10 years (for applications filed on or after January 1, 2015; for applications with the earlier filing date the validity term is 10+3 years)
Civil code, part 4 (available in Russian only, amended as of March 12, 2014; previous version)
Industrial Design
5 + 20 years (for applications filed on or after January 1, 2015; for applications with the earlier filing date the validity term is 15+10 years)
Civil code, part 4 (available in Russian only, amended as of March 12, 2014; previous version)
Trademark
10 years + unlimited number of renewals
Civil code, part 4 (available in Russian only, amended as of March 12, 2014; previous version)
Tajikistan
Invention Patent
20 years
Law On Inventions
Petty Patent
10 years
Law On Inventions
Industrial Design
10 + 5 years
Law On Industrial Designs
Trademark
10 years + unlimited number of renewals
Law On Trademarks and Service Marks
Turkmenistan
Invention Patent
20 +5 years
Patent Law (available in Russian only, amended as of June 22, 2013; previous version)
Industrial Design
15 years
Patent Law (available in Russian only, amended as of June 22, 2013; previous version)
Trademark
10 years + unlimited number of renewals
Trademark Law (available in Russian only, amended as of June 22, 2013; previous version)
Ukraine
Invention Patent
20 + 5 years
Law On the Protection of Rights to Inventions and Utility Models
Utility Model
10 years
Law On the Protection of Rights to Inventions and Utility Models
Industrial Design
10 + 5 years
Law On Protection of Rights to Industrial Designs
Trademark
10 years + unlimited number of renewals
On trade marks, service marks and names of commodity origin place
Uzbekistan
Invention Patent
20 + 5 years
Law On Inventions, Utility Models And Industrial Designs (available in Russian only)
Utility Model
5 + 3 years
Law On Inventions, Utility Models And Industrial Designs (available in Russian only)
Industrial Design
10 + 5 years
Law On Inventions, Utility Models And Industrial Designs (available in Russian only)
Trademark
10 years + unlimited number of renewals
On Trade Marks, Service Marks And Names Of Commodity Origin Place


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