Russian and Eurasian Patent Offices closed until 10 January 2021

7.1.2021

The Russian Patent and Trademark Office will be closed for the New Year and Christmas Holiday from January 1, 2021 to January 10, 2021.

Also the Eurasian Patent Office will be closed from December 31, 2020 to January 10, 2021.

All deadlines falling to these periods will be extended accordingly and will be due on January 11, 2021.

News

Russia allows parallel import

Russia continues to adopt countermeasures against the sanctions imposed on Russia. One of the most recent countermeasures concerning intellectual property rights is the Decree-Law of March 2022 which legalized parallel import of certain goods into Russia.

Papula-Nevinpat in WIPR: A guide to high-tech patenting

Read an article in the latest issue of the World Intellectual Property Review (issue 1/2022) where our European Patent Attorney Matti Brax, who has been in the business since 1995, shares his expertise about patenting quantum computing.

Ukraine to suspend IP deadlines

Ukraine to suspend IP deadlines after a new bill is approved. Read our piece of news.

Our Helsinki office closed for Easter weekend 15 – 18 April 2022

Kindly note that our Helsinki head office will be closed for the Easter weekend from Friday 15 April to Monday 18 April and will be fully operational again on Tuesday 19 April.