Ukraine (UA)

As Office of a Designated Contracting Party

Request for extension of protection

The Office republishes notifications of international registration, subsequent designation or renewal received from the International Bureau.
The Official Journal “Industrial Property” (Promyslova vlasnist), Book 2.

Examination Procedure

Absolute and relative grounds.

Opposition Procedure

The opposition by third parties to be filed in a three months period of time.
Starting from the date of the notification that the ex officio examination had been completed.

Time Limit for Responding to Provisional Refusal

Three months from the date of issue of notification by the Office (extendable).

Administrative and judicial remedies in case of refusal issued by the Office

Please, refer to Article 15(1)(2) and (9) of the Law on the Protection of Trademarks.
Internal hearing at the Appellate Chamber of the Office, the decision of which is reviewed at the relevant court.

Last updated on: March 17, 2014