TRADEMARKS

— registration steps —

1. Trademark Search
2. Filing of an application for the trademark registration
3. State examination of the trademark
4. Trademark Certificate Issue

The trademark registration is valid for 10 years from the filing date (can be continued at the request of the owner of the certificate every 10 years).

 
INVENTIONS
— registration steps –
1. Filing of an application for the invention registration
2. Formal examination
3. Substantive examination
4. Patent issue
Patent for the invention is valid for 20 years after the initial filing date. It is however possible for applications for pesticides, agrochemicals and pharmaceuticals to apply for and receive an extension of 5 years on their patent.
 
INDUSTRIAL DESIGNS
— registration steps –
1. Filing of an application for the industrial design registration
2. Formal examination
3. Substantive examination
4. Industrial design issue
Patent for the industrial design is valid for 5 years and can be prolonged every 5 years beginning from the application filing date, but no more than 5 times, i.e. the total term of exclusive right for the industrial design patent is 25 years.
 
UTILITY MODELS
— registration steps –
1. Filing of an application for the utility model registration
2. Formal examination
3. Substantive examination
4. Utility model issue
Patent for the utility model is valid for 10 years from the date of filing.