On March 29, 2020 the amendment of the Slovenian IP act entered into force in order to implement most of the provisions from the Directive 2015/2436/EU. The most relevant changes are:Continue reading “Amendment of the Slovenian IP Act entered into force on March 29, 2020”
ZMP is pleased to announce rankings in the newest edition of WTR 1000 – The World’s Leading Trademark Professionals 2020.Continue reading “World Trademark Review 1000 – The World’s Leading Trademark Professionals 2020 rankings announced”
Law on Trademarks
(Official Gazette RS no. 6/20)
On January 24, 2020, the Parliament of the Republic of Serbia adopted the new Law on Trademarks. Its implementation shall begin on Saturday, February 1, 2020. The aim of the new law is to harmonize Serbian legislation in the field with the European legislation, hence the introduction of many novelties. Summary of essential novelties is listed below:Continue reading “New Serbian Trade Mark Law”
Djura Mijatović, our Managing Partner and Luka Jelcic, from the ZMP Croatian Office, will be participating in the INTA 2020 Europe Conference about Brands, Sports, and Esports: A Brand (R)evolution, which will take place on February 17th-18th 2020 in Madrid, Spain.Continue reading “Djura Mijatovic and Luka Jelcic will be participating in the INTA 2020 Europe Conference”
A new Law on Marks and Geographical Indications (LMGI) entered into force on December 17, 2019 in Bulgaria. The new LMGI aims to transpose Directive (EU) 2015/2436 into the national legislation, as well as to bring the national legislation regarding geographical indications in line with the provisions of Regulation (EU) No. 1151/2012, Regulation (EC) No 110/2008, and Regulation (EU) No 251/2014.Continue reading “Bulgaria: New Law on Trademarks and Geographical Indications entered into force on December 17, 2019”
Djura Mijatović, our Managing Partner will be participating in the INTA Leadership Meeting which will take place November 19th-22th 2019 in Austin, Texas, USA.
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The Leadership Meeting brings together INTA volunteers and leaders once a year to advance the Association’s objectives and goals. This meeting offers registrants an advanced-level educational program and the opportunity to conduct business and network with colleagues from around the world over four days in an amazing location. INTA is excited to bring the Leadership Meeting to Austin, Texas for the first time—“Live Music Capital of the World” and home to some of the best BBQ in America.
We are proud to announce that Tomasz Rychlicki, our colleague from the Polish ZMP office, has co-authored the chapter titled The Polish Struggle with the Concept of Copyrightable Work: A Brief Look at the History and Contemporary Issue featured in the recently published Cambridge Handbook of Intellectual Property in Central and Eastern Europe. Congratulations Tomek!Continue reading “Tomasz Rychlicki is a co-author in the Cambridge Handbook of Intellectual Property in Central and Eastern Europe”
Monica Novac from our Romanian office will attend the third edition of EUROPOL IP Crime Conference in Malaga, Spain, during June 17-June 19, 2019. The event will benefit of the attendance of several experts from law enforcement, private industry and academia and will focus on new modus operandi related to IP crime and the different and original ways to fight against it.Continue reading “Monica Novac will be participating in INTERPOL IP Crime Conference”
ZMP is proud to announce that Daniela Moreira from our Alicante office and Monica Novac from our Romanian office successfully completed the first edition of the EUIPO Trade Mark and Design Education Programme (ETMD EP). ETMD EP is a training program for IP practitioners extended for 9 months and covering approx. 150 hours of online and face-to-face tuition delivered by EUIPO staff, leading IP professionals and academics. The program focused on practical matters related to the prosecution, registration and post-registration of European Union trademarks and Community designs.Continue reading “ZMP at EUIPO Trade Mark and Design Education Programme (ETMD EP)”