OUR LAWYERS ENSURE THE EFFECTIVE PROTECTION OF CLIENTS’ INTERESTS AND RESOLUTION OF DISPUTES IN THE FIELD OF INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY, TECHNOLOGIES, MEDIA AND TELECOMMUNICATIONS IN SPECIALIZED INSTITUTIONS AS WELL AS IN THE COURTS OF UKRAINE AND ABROAD.

CONTACTS

ANDRIY KARNAUKHOV, PARTNER    a.karnaukhov@kievbarrister.com
OLENA HLADYUK, COUNSELLOR    o.hladyuk@kievbarrister.com

RECOGNITION

In 2019 counsellor Olena Hladyuk was recognized as one of the leaders in the practice “Intellectual property” according to the study of the Legal Newspaper “Client Choice. 100 best lawyers of Ukraine”.

SERVICES

Our services, among other, include:

  • registration and protection of copyright;
  • registration, maintenance and appeal of intellectual property certificates and patents;
  • protection against counterfeiting and piracy;
  • handling disputes over copyright and other intellectual property rights;
  • transfer of intellectual property rights, licensing, franchising;
  • combating unfair competition;
  • registration in the customs register;

SOME EXPERIENCE

  • investment arbitration Joseph Lemire (USA) vs. Ukraine (“Gala Radio” case)amounting to USD 35 mln;
  • representation of “Gala Radio” in a dispute with the National Council for Television and Radio Broadcasting on illegal sanctions;
  • representing the Ministry of Defense of Ukrainein a dispute against Russian journalist and the All-Russian State Television and Radio Broadcasting Company over rebuttal of unreliable information;
  • protection of interests of alcoholic beverages producers and distributirsin courts regarding usage of trademarks of one of the most famous alcohol beverages in Ukraine;
  • representation of the broadcasting companyin dispute on copyright infringement (commercial courts) and on annulment of the decision of the National Council for Television and Radio Broadcasting;
  • representing the authors of a well-know animated film “Kapitoshka” against copyright violators in the courts at all levels (more than 15 cases) on the territory of Ukraine;
  • dispute on prohibition of use of a trademark in the interests of a well-known Ukrainian producer of sparkling wines;
  • Representation of a well-known Ukrainian manufacturer of building materials in the courts of Ukraine regarding the rights to use industrial designs and trademarks;
  • Protection of a well-known model agency in disputes about the use of marks for goods and services;
  • Legal advice and support to producers of alcoholic beverages regarding the registration of marks for goods and services at the SSISU;
  • Protection of Ukrainian producers and distributors of alcoholic beverages in court cases on use of trademarks for alcoholic beverages in Ukraine;