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March 22, 2018
Annual General Meeting of AIPPI national group
The Latvian national group of AIPPI took its annual general meeting on March 21, 2018 at the premises of the art gallery "Putti", during which the Board elections for AIPPI Latvian National Group took place.
March 21, 2018
Opposition against trade mark CHAMPAGNE POP
Agency TRIA ROBIT successfully represented the interests of the French organization Comité Interprofessionnel du vin de Champagne (CIVC) in a dispute with the US company Becca Inc. in connection with the designation of the international registration mark CHAMPAGNE POP (Reg. No. WO 1 300 722) to the Republic of Latvia.
March 12, 2018
Annual General Meeting of LPPA Members
Latvian Professional Patent Attorneys Association (LPPA) took its annual general meeting on March 9, 2018 at the premises of Hotel Astor Riga. According to statutes, a voting for the members of the board of LPPA was held during the annual meeting.
October 10, 2017
“International Comparative Legal Guide to: Patents 2018”
“International Comparative Legal Guide to: Patents 2018” - the handbook in field of patents was published in September 2017. The handbook contains a contains the Latvia chapter prepared by Vladimirs Anohins and Vodemars Osmans.
March 02, 2017
FERRERO ROCHER v. ROSHEN
Ukrainian undertaking Dochirnie pidpryiemstvo "Kondyterska korporatsiia" Roshen" owns several international registrations with common verbal element „ROSHEN”, namely ROSHEN (word.), Nr. WO 741975, ROSHEN (fig.), Nr. WO 1020077, FINE CHOCOLATE ROSHEN SINCE 1996 Elegance (fig.), Nr. WO 1097449, FINE CHOCOLATE ROSHEN SINCE 1996 Екстрачорний, reģ. Nr. WO 1103380), FINE CHOCOLATE ROSHEN SINCE 1996 Екстрамолочний, reģ. Nr. WO 1102759, which was subsequently designated to Latvia.
March 01, 2017
Opposition against trademark CHAMPEZZO.
Mrs. Inese Polaka, Trademark Attorney of Agency TRIA ROBIT, on behalf of French organization Comite Interprofessionnel du vin de Champagne filed on 22 April, 2014 the opposition against the trademark “CHAMPEZZO”, reg. nr. М 66 984, registered by the Lithuanian undertaking “ITALIANA LT”, UAB. The opposition was based on similarity of the challenged trademark CHAMPEZZO to the widely known geographical indication of origin Champagne.
February 20, 2017 | Latvia
12th AIPPI Baltic Conference
Agency TRIA ROBIT is proud to be one of the organizers and sponsors of the 12th AIPPI Baltic Conference under the heading “IP Rights, Globalization and New Technologies” to be held on April 11-13, 2017, in the city of Jurmala, Latvia.
January 31, 2017
Opposition against trademark CHAMPEZZO
On 28 August 2015 the Board of Appeals of the Patent Office of the Republic of Latvia has heard the opposition, which on 23 September, 2015 was filed by Mr. Bronislavs Baltrumovics, Trademark Attorney & Senior Lawyer of Agency TRIA ROBIT on behalf of Latvian undertaking ALDARIS, AS, against the trademark “SAMTAINAIS”, reg. Nr. M68678, registered by Latvian undertaking CESU ALUS, AS.
January 09, 2017
Intercontinental Great Brands LLC vs AS Siera Nams
On 12 October 2016 the Latvian company AS SIERA NAMS filed with the Latvian Patent
December 30, 2016
The District Court puts an end to the dispute on BRŪŽA trademark
The Collegium of Civil Cases of the Regional Court of Riga by the judgment of 21 October 2016 has settled the dispute that arises in the beginning of year 2015 on registration and use of the trademarks BRŪŽA and BRŪŽA LEĢENDA between two biggest Latvian competing breweries, JSC Aldaris and JSC Cēsu Alus (about the decision of the court of first instance we have been reported earlier here).