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On accuracy of determination of the beginning of the statute of limitations in cases on invalidation of title documents to intellectual property rights objects.

At the end of May 2020, the Ukrainian Supreme Court made the ruling that have an important impact not only on our client – Jack Daniel’s corporation, but also on the protection of intellectual property rights in general.

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Practical aspects of terminating legal protection of a trademark.

Victoria Sopilnyak, partner of Doubinsky & Osharova, gave a lecture on the practical aspects of termination of legal protection of a trademark to the students of the Legal High School course “Trademarks: the legal protection”.

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Leadership in times of crisis.

Michael Doubinsky gave an interview to Andy Hunder, President of the American Chamber of Commerce in Ukraine, within the Leadership in times of crisis project.

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IAM Patent 1000: The World’s Leading Patent Professionals 2020 published its unique guide.

Its purpose is to identify leading patent professionals and to be a comprehensive source of information for those who need patent related services.

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The Bolar exemption.

The Bolar exemption and the recently adopted draft law No. 2429 – is there something in common between them?

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Doubinsky & Osharova defended Jack Daniel’s trademark rights.

On May 28, 2020, the Supreme Court upheld the Jack Daniel’s cassation appeal to hold invalid the certificates of Ukraine for «BLACK JACK» and «БЛЕК ДЖЕК» trademarks. The dispute started in 2017 after Jack Daniel’s filed a statement of claim to the Commercial Court of Kyiv to invalidate the said title documents, basing on earlier registered and world-famous trademark «JACK DANIEL’S». The case was considered by courts of ll levels repeatedly.

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Non-covering of copyright by related rights and other way round.

Music in cafes, bars and restaurants has become an integral part of their atmosphere, because it helps visitors to relax, cheers up and brings elements of the holiday into our daily lives.

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Partner of Doubinsky & Osharova Anton Koval participated in the discussion “Practice of protecting intellectual property rights”.

The event was organized by the Intellectual Property Committee of the Ukrainian National Bar Association.

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Tatiana Shpakovich has been selected as one of 100 the best and brightest women in the IP industry by World IP Review Influential Women in IP 2020.

The second edition of WIPR Influential Women highlights 100 outstanding women in IP who are all playing a significant role in championing diversity, changing IP system and advancing the IP industry.

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