Country code: UA
Location: Eastern Europe, bordering the Black Sea, between Poland and Russia
Area: total: 603,700 sq km (water: 0 sq km; land: 603,700 sq km)
Population: 48,055,439 (July 2003 est.)
Capital: Kiev
Languages: Ukrainian, Russian, Romanian, Polish, Hungarian
Currency: hryvnia
Religions: Ukrainian Orthodox - Moscow Patriarchate, Ukrainian Orthodox - Kiev Patriarchate, Ukrainian Autocephalous Orthodox, Ukrainian Catholic (Uniate), Protestant, Jewish
Industries: coal, electric power, ferrous and nonferrous metals, machinery and transport equipment, chemicals, food processing
Agriculture - products: grain, sugar beets, sunflower seeds, vegetables, beef, milk
Exports - commodities: ferrous and nonferrous metals, fuel and petroleum products, chemicals, machinery and transport equipment, food products
Imports - commodities: energy, machinery and equipment, chemicals





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1. Applicant’s name and address

2. At least one representation of the mark (in color if claimed)

3. List of goods/ services according to the Nice classification

4. Priority data (if priority is claimed)

 


Filing requirements:

1. Applicant’s name and address

2. Inventor’s name and address

3. Specification with claims, abstract and drawings (translation into Ukrainian is necessary)

4. Priority data (if priority is claimed)

 


Filing requirements:

1. Applicant’s name and address

2. Name and address of the author

3. Description of the design

4. Drawings or photographs of the design (at least one set, 6 sets recommended)

5. Priority data (if any)

 

Can be filed later:

5. Power of Attorney, no notarization

6. Priority documents (if priority is claimed), to be filed within three months from the filing date

 

Can be filed later:

5. Power of Attorney, no legalization

6. Priority documents (if any), to be filed within three months from the filing date

 

Can be filed later:

6. Power of Attorney, no legalization

7. Priority documents (if any), to be filed within three months from the filing date

 

Use of the mark: compulsory
Non-use period:
3 years after the registration date
Duration of protection: 10 years after the filing date or last renewal date

 

Examination:

- patent: issued after a formal and substantial examination - valid for 20 years

- declarative patent – only formal examination - valid for 6 years from the filing date

 

Duration of protection: 10 years from the filing date

 

Renewals:

1. Applicant’s name and address

2. Name of Trademark and Reg. No.

3. Classes and list of goods/services

4. Power of Attorney, no notarization

 

Annuities:

- accumulated and payable after the grant of the patent

- annuities for granted patents are payable before the anniversary of the filing date

 

Renewals: 5 additional years

 

Assignment:

1. Signed and sealed Powers of Attorney in the name of the Assignor and the Assignee, no legalization

2. Original Assignment contract (or its Certified copy) or a signed and sealed Assignment form, notarization is required

 

Assignment:

1. Signed and sealed Powers of Attorney in the name of the Assignor and the Assignee, no legalization

2. Original Assignment contract (or its Certified copy) or a signed and sealed Assignment form, notarization is required

 

Assignment:

1. Signed and sealed Powers of Attorney in the name of the Assignor and the Assignee, no legalization

2. Original Assignment contract (or its Certified copy) or a signed and sealed Assignment form, notarization is required

 

Forms:

Power of Attorney

Assignment     Declaration

 

Forms:

Power of Attorney

Assignment     Declaration

 

Forms:

Power of Attorney

Assignment     Declaration

 

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