News and Press Releases
On April 15 - 16, 2019, the 11th meeting of Heads of the intellectual property offices of the BRICS countries took place in Cape Town, South Africa. The delegation of the Eurasian Patent Office (EAPO), headed by EAPO President Saule Tlevlessova, took part in the events of the meeting in an observer capacity.
EAPO Vice-President Mr. Emil Mammadov participated in the 2nd International Strategic Forum on Intellectual Property IPQuorum 2019, held in Svetlogorsk, Kaliningrad Region, Russian Federation, on April 10-12, 2019.
The delegation of the Eurasian Patent Office (EAPO), headed by EAPO President Saule Tlevlessova, paid an official visit to the National Institute of Intellectual Property (NIIP) of the Republic of Kazakhstan.
EAPO examiners took part in the training seminar "Novelty and Inventive Step – Advanced Level", organized by the EPO Academy in Munich, Germany on March 27 - 29, 2019.
EAPO examiners took part in the training seminar "Clarity and unity of invention: analysis of patent applications ", organized by the EPO Academy in Munich, Germany on March 25 - 27, 2019.
The Annual Report 2018 of the Eurasian Patent Organization has been published in the "Documents / Annual Reports" section.
On March 15, 2019, the EAPO delegation visited KIPO, Daejeon, Republic of Korea, within the framework of cooperation between the Offices.
The EAPO delegation participated in the work of the Twentieth Session of the XML4IP Task Force of the Committee on WIPO Standards (CWS) on March 11-15, 2019, Seoul, Republic of Korea.
On March 14, 2019 the EAPO delegation headed by President Saule Tlevlessova visited the European Union Intellectual Property Office (EUIPO) in Alicante, Spain.
The Eurasian Patent Office and the Medicines Patent Pool (MPP), Geneva, Switzerland, signed a Collaboration Agreement on access to patent information concerning the legal status of the Eurasian patent applications and granted Eurasian patents. The Agreement was signed by EAPO President Saule Tlevlessova and MPP Executive Director Charles Gore.
The delegation of the Eurasian Patent Office (EAPO) headed by President Saule Tlevlessova visited the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) on March 12-13, 2019.
A seminar on Patent Law Treaty (PLT) organized by the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) in cooperation with the Intellectual Property Agency of the Republic of Azerbaijan took place on March 5-6, 2019 in Baku, Republic of Azerbaijan.
The delegation of the World Women Inventors and Entrepreneurs Association (WWIEA) headed by President Han Mi-Young was welcomed by EAPO President S. Tlevlessova at the EAPO headquarters on March 4, 2019.
An interview with EAPO President Saule Tlevlessova “Eurasian Patent Office set to extend the scope of its operations” was published in WIPO Magazine (issue of February 2019).
On February 26 - March 1, 2019 EAPO hosted a regional seminar on “Legal basis for the functioning of the Eurasian Patent System” organized for the EAPC national IP offices. Representatives of the Republic of Azerbaijan, the Republic of Belarus, the Republic of Kazakhstan, the Kyrgyz Republic, the Republic of Tajikistan, Turkmenistan and the Russian Federation took part in the event.
On February 19, 2019, a delegation of EAPO took part in the Sixth Cooperative Patent Classification (CPC) Annual Meeting with National Offices held in Geneva, Switzerland.
A delegation of the European Union Intellectual Property Office (EUIPO) paid a visit to the Eurasian Patent Office on January 24-25, 2019.
We are pleased to inform you that the Eurasian Patent Office has introduced WIPO standard ST.37 “RECOMMENDATION FOR AN AUTHORITY FILE OF PUBLISHED PATENT DOCUMENTS” approved by the Committee on WIPO Standards (CWS) at its sixth session on October 19, 2018.