Season Greetings & Happy New Year 2021!

21.12.2020

This Christmas we have again made a donation to the Good Holiday Spirit campaign Hyvä Joulumieli. The Good Holiday Spirit campaign Hyvä Joulumieli is a fundraising campaign with an aim to raise funds for food supplies for families with children. The raised funds are given as gift vouchers to the families who are in need due to unemployment, illness, debt, low income or some other crisis.

Office closure dates

Kindly note that our head office in Helsinki will be closed for Christmas from Thursday the 24th of December 2020 until 25th of December and on New Year, the 1st of January 2021.

In case of any urgent new patent filings in the Eurasian countries (Russia, Ukraine, Belarus, Kazakhstan or Uzbekistan) you can contact:

Alexandr Belotcerkovskii, Patent Specialist, +358 50 410 0067 alexandr.belotcerkovskii@papula-nevinpat.com.

And in case of trademarks:

Riikka Palmos, European Trademark Attorney +358 40 524 6454 riikka.palmos@papula-nevinpat.com.

We wish you all joyful holidays and all the best for the year 2021!

 

News

Papula-Nevinpat in WIPR: IP rights in Ukraine, survival in difficult circumstances and sparks of hope

Read the article about the current IP rights' situation in Ukraine in the latest issue of the World Intellectual Property Review (issue 1/2024) written by European Trademark Attorney Riikka Palmos.

Foreign applicants filed fewer patent applications in Russia last year compared to 2022

A decrease in filings from US applicants has led to China emerging as the top country of origin for foreign patent applications in Russia. Read more about the patent filing statistics.

The landscape of IP rights in Russia amidst geopolitical tensions, The Trademark Lawyer 2/2024

Papula-Nevinpat's Riikka Palmos has written an update on the landscape of IP rights in Russia amidst the geopolitical tensions.

Navigating IP rights in Ukraine and Russia 

Both Ukraine and Russia have experienced significant changes in their IP landscapes as a secondary effect of the war. Read to learn what rights holders need to be aware of.