Intellectual Property Protection


Baltic States
Central and Eastern Europe
Russia and CIS
Central Asia

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


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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April 03, 2014
Seminar on protection of trademarks on national and international level

The Latvian Patent Office in collaboration with the Office for Harmonisation in the Internal Market (OHIM) and the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) organized a seminar on protection of trade marks on national, European and international levels, which took place on April 3rd 2014 in Riga in the conference hall of the Latvian Chamber of Commerce and Industry. The seminar was attended by more than 90 listeners - both professionals and businessmen, as well as students.
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September 20, 2013
iCR vs. icr

On 20th September 2013 the Board of Appeal of the Patent Office of Latvia has examined an opposition filed by the patent attorney of Agency TRIA ROBIT
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July 03, 2013
A new Regulation on Customs Enforcement of IPR is adopted

European Parliament on its hearing on 11 June 2013 has adopted a new Regulation concerning customs enforcement of intellectual property rights (No 608/2013) substituting the currently existing Council Regulation (EC) No 1383/2003 of 22 July 2003 concerning customs action against goods suspected of infringing certain intellectual property rights and the measures to be taken against goods found to have infringed such rights.
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March 22, 2013

Agency TRIA ROBIT assisted famous Latvian baker, Normunds Skaugis, in defending his brand LĀČI against the attempt of the company „Staburadzes konditoreja” to register the trademark LĀČA KĀRUMS for bakery and confectionery products (cakes).
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February 18, 2013
Conceptual difference makes a difference in the ARRIBA v CARIBBA case

The mere fact that two marks are highly similar from a visual and aural perspective does not necessarily imply the overall similarity.
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February 05, 2013
Agency TRIA ROBIT is among leaders again

The World Trademark Review (WTR) in January 2013 has published third edition of their WTR 1000 – the guide on the world’s leading trademark professionals.
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January 03, 2013

TRIA ROBIT was representing the interests of the Dutch company Groothandel Vergo B.V. at a hearing before the Board of Appeals of the Patent Office on 21 September 2012.
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