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.


May 20, 2015

On 20th May 2009 ‘Mevi’ Ltd. has registered with the Patent Office of the Republic of Latvia a trademark F1 FITNESS KLUBS FITNESS CLUB (fig.), reg. No. 60 627 in respect of the services in classes 41, 43 and 44.
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May 10, 2015
Contribution for Anti-counterfeiting 2015 - A Global Guide

The Anti-counterfeiting 2015 - A Global Guide, a supplement to internationally recognized World Trademark Review magazine
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March 20, 2015
The court granted the penalty for unauthorized use of a trademark

Zemgale Regional Court on 11 March 2015 has delivered a final decision on the claim brought by Lithuanian company UAB ”Elbela” against Latvian company SIA “Unisat” concerning the enforcement of contractual penalty for an illegal use of a trademark.
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January 30, 2015
Counterfeit HELLO KITTY watches

The Agency TRIA ROBIT has successfully represented the interests of the company ‘Sanrio Company Ltd.’ in the administrative violation proceedings against the Latvian company ‘Timberlit’ LLC concerning the import of watches into the Republic of Latvia, which had an image confusingly similar to the Community trademark No. CTM 003000148 belonging to ‘Sanrio Company Ltd.’ and known as “Hello Kitty”.
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January 05, 2015
Jurisdiction of intellectual property matters is changed in Latvia

The amendments of Civil Procedure Law adopted by the Parliament on 30 October 2014 has entered into force from January 1, 2015. According to adopted amendments all matters regarding patent rights, topographies of semiconductor products, industrial designs, trademarks and geographical indications will be examined now by the Vidzeme Suburb court of Riga City as a court of first instance.
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November 05, 2014 и - Ask TRIA ROBIT!

On 4th of November 2014 the Collegium of Civil Cases of the Riga Regional Court has terminated the litigation between US digital media corporation ‘IAC Search & Media, Inc.’ and Latvian IT-company ‘, SIA’.
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October 08, 2014
OHIM did not find LoC between ‘PELY Clean’ and ‘KLEEN’

Attorneys of Agency TRIA ROBIT Mrs. Natalia Anohina and Mr. Bronislavs Baltrumovics secured a successful defense for the client - Latvian company SIA Polipaks in the cancellation action brought by Pely-plastic GmbH & Co. KG against the CTM 011138881 KLEEN.
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July 14, 2014
KĀRUMS successfully defended against GARUM

French company COMPAGNIE GENERALE DE DIETETIQUE SAS basing on its earlier CTM GARUM registered for goods of cl. 5 and 29, has filed an opposition against the registration of the trademark KĀRUMS for the goods of cl. 29 and 30 belonging to SIA RĪGAS PIENSAIMNIEKS, which was represented by Agency TRIA ROBIT in the person of trademark attorney Bronislavs Baltrumovics.
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July 01, 2014
The Article in the “Патентный поверенный” magazine

The professional Russian magazine " Патентный поверенный", focusing on the professional activities of patent attorneys and lawyers of the intellectual property in Russia, published an article written by our colleagues patent attorneys Vladimir Anohin and trademark attorney Bronislavs Baltrumovics. The article is devoted to amicable settlement of disputes in respect of Community Trade Marks.
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June 05, 2014
TRIA ROBIT helps to obtain client’s competitor's trademark cancellation

Trademark attorneys of Agency TRIA ROBIT Inese Polaka and Bronislavs Baltrumovics have helped the French company "Anasyor SA" to obtain cancellation of the trademarks NATURCOKSINUM and HOMEOCOKSINUM belonging to competitive merchant “Magnawand Traders Inc.” The judgement of 24 April 2014 of the Collegium of Civil Cases of the Riga Regional Court entered into force on May 14, 2014.
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