Intellectual Property Protection


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In this section you will find IP news from the countries, where Agency TRIA ROBIT offers its services, as well as the company news.


December 20, 2016
Trademark Litigation: A Global Guide 2017, of World Trademark Review

The IP Division of the Globe Business Media Group has published recently the Trademark Litigation: A Global Guide 2017 of the World Trademark Review magazine series. We are honoured to announce that one of the chapters included in this comparative overview of the trademark litigation regime in key jurisdictions are prepared by the team of attorneys of Agency TRIA ROBIT.
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November 25, 2016

On 4 December 2015 the Board of Appeals of the Patent Office of the Republic of Latvia has heard the opposition, which was filed by the Mr. Bronislavs Baltrumovics, Trademark Attorney & Senior Lawyer of Agency TRIA ROBIT on behalf of German undertaking Europart Holding GmbH, against the trademark “EURO PARTS holding” registered by the undertaking EURO AUTO TRUCK BALTIA, SIA.
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May 30, 2016
Another victory in the Supreme Court

On 25th May, 2016 the Department of Civil Cases of the Supreme Court has given the judgment in the case Nr. C04195412 (PAC-0060/2016) regarding the complaint brought by Dutch company GNT Group B.V. (GNT Beeher B.V. / GNT International B.V) against SIA “NutriFood Ingredients” on the termination of illegal use of trademark and transfer of rights for the domain name. The case reached the Supreme Court under appeal after it has been considered by the Collegium of Civil Cases of the Regional Court of Riga.
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March 23, 2016
The new name for OHIM and Community trademark

With the entry into force of Regulation No 2015/2424 amending the Community trademark regulation on 23 March, OHIM became the European Union Intellectual Property Office (EUIPO), and the Community trademark became the European Union trademark.
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March 04, 2016
Moldova (MD) Patents

Following the agreement between the EPO and the Republic of Moldova, Moldova may be designated as a validation state in a European Patent Application filed after 1.11.2015. Currently the fee for designating Moldova is set to 200 euro. After patent grant, a translation of the granted patent into Moldovan language will need to be filed with the Patent Office Moldova.
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February 26, 2016
Interview for legal 500

Interview for Legal500 Agency Tria Robit
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February 24, 2016

Riga City Vidzeme District Court by the judgment of 10 December 2015 has settled the dispute on trade marks BRŪŽA and BRŪŽA LEĢENDA between two biggest Latvian competing breweries, JSC ALDARIS and JSC CĒSU ALUS.
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November 30, 2015
Publications by Practical Law Guide

A Thomson Reuters’ Practical Law Guide has published the contributions made by attorneys of Agency TRIA ROBIT Mr. Vladimir Anohin and Mr. Bronislavs Baltrumovics on overview of patents, trade marks, copyright and designs and overview on IP in business transactions in Latvia made in a form of Q&A.
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August 01, 2015
Commentaries on CTMR and CDR

C.H. Beck Hart Nomos published recently a Commentary on the Community Trade Mark Regulation and a Commentary on the Community Design Regulation, both edited by Prof. Dr. Gordian N. Hasselblatt of CMS Hasche Sigle law firm.
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July 30, 2015

On 20th October 2011 ‘NAIL PROF’ Ltd. registered with the Patent Office of the Republic of Latvia the trademark HUGO Nails PROFESSIONAL NAIL PRODUCTS (fig.), reg. No. M 64 053 in respect of the goods and services of classes 3, 8, 9, 16, 35, 39, 40, 41 and 44.
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