Expert opinion: Assessment of the Ukrainian legal services market            December 25, 2015

Import quarantine permission is cancelled in Ukraine            December 10, 2015

The Lithuanian Patent Office further expands electronic communication with applicants            December 10, 2015

Russian Federal Service for Intellectual Property announced ePCT filing services for Rospatent as a receiving office            December 8, 2015

Kazakhstan became a full member of the WTO            December 1, 2015

Sakpatenti is going to launch a complete electronic system of applications, an electronic office management system and a renewed website            November 13, 2015

The Ukrainian Patent Office has launched a major version of on-line filing system            November 13, 2015

Mikhailyuk, Sorokolat and Partners opens new office in Tashkent, Uzbekistan            October 23, 2015

The Ukrainian Patent Office will begin to operate as an International Searching Authority and International Preliminary Examining Authority under the PCT            October 19, 2015

Agreement on Validation of European patents in Moldova            October 9, 2015

Moldova has ratified the Beijing Treaty on Audiovisual Performances            September 23, 2015

The Agreement on coordination of action for protection of intellectual property rights within the Eurasian Economic Union was signed in Belarus on September 8, 2015            September 18, 2015

Amendments and additions to several IP legislative acts have been adopted in Republic of Moldova            August 28, 2015

The Ukrainian Patent Office has opened an on-line access to information on trademark applications            August 25, 2015

Latvia has adopted a new law on the industrial property institutions and procedures which will enter into force on January 1, 2016.            July 29, 2015

The Estonian Patent Office joins the GPPH            July 22, 2015

Expanded range of e-services in the Latvian Patent Office            June 26, 2015

The Arbitration Court in the sphere of information technologies and intellectual property was established in the Republic of Belarus            June 26, 2015

Amendments to the official fees in Kazakhstan as of June 11, 2015            June 8, 2015

The Lithuanian Patent Office has implemented new online database services            May 27, 2015

Adoption of the Geneva Act of the Lisbon Agreement for the Protection of Appellations of Origin and Geographical Indications May 27, 2015

“Mikhailyuk, Sorokolat and Partners” took part in the International Trademark Association (INTA) 137th annual meeting and presented its new concept “Unique Identity Unique Protection”            May 15, 2015

Amendments and Additions to the Regulations on filing, examination and issuance of protective documents in respect of invention, utility model and design applications in the Republic of Belarus came into force on May 6, 2015.            May 7, 2015

Changes to the PCT e-filing system in Estonia            May 7, 2015

Amendments to some IP legal acts came into effect in Kazakhstan            April 28, 2015

New amount of Individual Fees under Madrid Protocol in Estonia            April 28, 2015

New rates on annual fees for maintaining the Eurasian patent validity in Kazakhstan            February 27, 2015

Changes in pesticide and agrochemical products registration procedure in Ukraine            February 18, 2015

Amendments to criteria for granting discount on official patent fees in Eurasia            February 9, 2015

Russia Joins DesignView                    January 8, 2015

Changes in official fees in Kazakhstan as of January 16, 2015                    January 7, 2015