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Mikko Piironen is a European Patent Attorney at Papula-Nevinpat. His patent experience includes identifying and handling inventions, drafting and prosecuting patent applications.PIIRONEN MIKKOEuropean Patent Attorney
Irmeli Nokkanen joined Papula-Nevinpat in 2007 as Design Attorney and she is responsible for design protection issues. Irmeli lectures and speaks at conferences especially about EU and RU design protection systems, different ways to protect new designs, design portfolio management, global design protection strategies and enforcement.NOKKANEN IRMELIEuropean Design Attorney
Jukka Korhonen is a European Patent Attorney at Papula-Nevinpat. He is also a partner in the company.KORHONEN JUKKAEuropean Patent Attorney
Alex Belotserkovskiy is a Patent Specialist at Papula-Nevinpat. Alex is responsible for various assignments involving drafting and prosecution of patent applications, consulting clients in patenting matters and analyzing potential infringements.BELOTCERKOVSKIY ALEXPatent Specialist
Katja Feiring is a registered Patent Attorney at Papula-Nevinpat. She is also a partner in the company. Katja’s patent experience includes identifying and handling inventions, drafting and prosecuting patent applications, handling SPC applications, giving statements on the interpretation of patents, and consultation in IP matters. She has also acted as a technical consultant in patent trials.FEIRING KATJAPatent Attorney
In case of any urgent new filing to one of our Eurasian countries (Russia, Ukraine, Belarus, Kazakhstan or Uzbekistan) during this time, you can contact Mr Teemu Lang, CDO, on +358 40 576 3796 or by email: email@example.com.
The European Patent Office (EPO) and the Eurasian Patent Office (EAPO) have agreed to launch a joint Patent Prosecution Highway (PPH) pilot programme to enable work-sharing and accelerated treatment of patent applications at both offices. The agreement was signed on 27 April 2017.
Russia has ratified the Geneva Act of the Hague Agreement Concerning the International Registration of Industrial Designs
At the moment we are not able to say when international design registration applications designating Russia can be filed for the first time. This depends on when Russia will deposit the instrument of accession to the WIPO. The accession will be effective after three months from it.
The official trademark fees in China have been reduced by 50% as of 1 April 2017. The fee reductions relate to trademark application fees, renewal fees, fees for a change of name, assignments and license agreements, and opposition and cancellation fees.