Legal Texts Relevant to Trademarks

Ukraine

Main IP Laws: enacted by the Legislature

Date of TextTitle
March 2, 2014Law of Ukraine No. 3116-XII of April 21, 1993, on the Protection of Rights to Plant Varieties (as amended up to June 30, 2016)

IP-related Laws: enacted by the Legislature

Date of TextTitle
January 16, 2003Economic Code of Ukraine No. 436-IV of January 16, 2003 (as amended up to December 8, 2016)
January 16, 2003Civil Code of Ukraine, No. 435-IV of January 16, 2003 (as amended up to November 2, 2016)
April 5, 2001Criminal Code of Ukraine Nо. 2341-III of April 5, 2001 (as amended up to April 26, 2017)
June 7, 1996Law of Ukraine No. 236/96-VR of June 7, 1996, on Protection against Unfair Competition (as amended up to March 3, 2016)
March 19, 1996Law of Ukraine No. 93/96-VR of March 19, 1996, on the Regime of Foreign Investments (as amended up to June 25, 2016)

Implementing Rules/Regulations

Date of TextTitle
August 4, 2010Order of the Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine No. 790 of August 4, 2010, on the Approval of Regulations relating to the Authorization for Use of Designations Containing the Official Country Name “Ukraine” as Trademarks (as amended on July 25, 2011)
April 13, 2007Regulation of the Cabinet of Ministers on Registration of Objects of Intellectual Property Law in Customs Register, Gathering of Information, and Interaction of Customs Authorities with Other Law Enforcement and Controlling Authorities and Owners of Rights to Objects of Intellectual Property Law in the Event of Suspension of Customs Clearance of Goods at the Discretion of the Customs Authority
April 15, 2005Order of the Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine No. 228 of April 15, 2005, on the Approval of the Decision of the Appellate Chamber of the State Intellectual Property Service on the Recognition of Well-known Trademarks in Ukraine (as amended on July 25, 2011)
July 28, 1995Order of the State Patent Office of Ukraine No. 116 of July 28, 1995, on the Approval of the Rules on Drafting, Filing and Examination of Applications for the Grant of a Certificate of Ukraine for a Trademark (as amended up to July 25, 2011)