News and Press Releases
On July 22-26, 2019, EAPO held the working meetings with the representatives of IP Office Business Solutions Division of the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) Gabriel Berlicki and Alexander Novikov.
A significant event has taken place in the life of the Eurasian Patent Organization: the Eurasian Patent Office registered the 500th Eurasian patent attorney. He is Evgeny Gorbachevsky, patent attorney of the Russian Federation, Deputy Director General for Intellectual Property, the Special Systems and Technologies Group of Companies (SST Group).
On June 26-27, 2019, the Eurasian Patent Office (EAPO) hosted a Workshop on patent search strategies in the field of biotechnology and pharmaceuticals.
On June 21 and 24, 2019 negotiations on bilateral cooperation between the Eurasian Patent Organization (EAPO) and the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) were held in WIPO within the framework of the visit of the EAPO delegation headed by EAPO President Saule Tlevlessova. The visit was coordinated by the WIPO Department of Transition and Developed Countries.
The EAPO delegation headed by EAPO President Saule Tlevlessova took part in regional seminar on topical aspects of the use of intellectual property rights, held on June 4-5, 2019 in Minsk, Republic of Belarus.
On May 29-31, 2019, the IP Mediation Conference and IP Seminar on Mediation and Communication organized by the European Union Intellectual Property Office (EUIPO) were held in Alicante, Spain, in which an EAPO representative participated.
The EAPO delegation, led by EAPO President Saule Tlevlessova, participated in the work of LESI 2019 Annual Conference organized by the International Licensing Executives Society (LESI) on May 26-28, 2019 in Yokohama, Japan.
On May 23-24, 2019, working negotiations with representatives of IP Office Business Solutions Division of WIPO were held at EAPO headquarters.
EAPO held spring training session for experts from EAPC national offices from May 20 to 24, 2019.
The EAPO delegation took part in the 141st International Trademark Association Annual Meeting (INTA Annual Meeting), which took place from May 18 to 23, 2019 in Boston, United States of America.
On May 20-21, 2019, negotiations on cooperation between EAPO and WIPO in the field of ICT were held on the margins of the 23rd session of the WIPO Development and Intellectual Property Committee in Geneva.
EAPO President Saule Tlevlessova participated in the work of XVI Eurasian Media Forum held on May 22-24, 2019 in Almaty, Republic of Kazakhstan.
On May 9 - 10, 2019 an EAPO representative attended the Forum on Intellectual Property of the BRICS countries, which was held in Stockholm, Sweden.
On April 29-30, 2019 the EAPO headquarters hosted the fifth meeting of the working group on the creation of the Eurasian system of legal protection of industrial designs.
EAPO President Awarded EAPO’s Medal “Advancing the Future” to the Grand Prix Winner of the Young Inventors Competition
An official ceremony of awarding the winners of the X International Competition "School Patent - a Step to the Future!" took place on April 26, 2019 in St. Petersburg. EAPO President Saule Tlevlessova became the guest of honor of the event, which completed the jubilee season of the Competition.
On April 22 - 26, 2019, the XII International Forum “Intellectual Property - XXI Century” was held in Moscow. EAPO co-organized the event, as well as held its own discussion section titled “Actual Aspects of Patent Protection of Medicines in the Eurasian Region” on April 26, 2019.
Dear friends and colleagues! Congratulations on the occasion of World Intellectual Property Day! This year the motto of World IP Day is “Reach for Gold: Intellectual Property and Sports”. It is aimed at increasing public understanding of the role of innovations and related intellectual property rights in the development of the sport industry.
The 2nd International Conference “Digital Transformation: Focus on IP”, organized by Rospatent with the participation of the Eurasian Patent Office (EAPO), was held at the Technopolis Moscow Congress Center on April 23-24, 2019.
On April 22, 2019, the delegation of the Intellectual Property Agency of the Republic of Azerbaijan, headed by Chairman of the Board Kamran Imanov visited the headquarters of the Eurasian Patent Organization (EAPO).
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.