Against the background of the military invasion of Ukraine and numerous war crimes committed against civilians, Russia has made a number of steps, which turns this country into a jurisdiction, where IP rights infringements are supported by the government. Court…

Despite the Russian military invasion of Ukraine, the Ukrainian IP Office (Ukrpatent) continues to work. Still, the IP rights protection system faces restrictions in Ukraine. 1. Ukrpatent continues to accept new applications for trademarks, patents, and copyrights – both under…

On February 24, 2022, the Russian Government started a full-scale invasion of Ukraine throughout all territory of Ukraine, sending missiles, bombs, tanks, sabotage grounds against military and civilians. Shelling is being sent both from Russian-Ukrainian and Belarusian-Ukrainian borders.  The full-scale…