Ukrainian residents and non-residents allowed to obtain patent protection by direct filing of its application. For full procedure non-residents require to name registered representative for communication with PTO.
Ukraine grants patent for inventions with substantive examination and patents for utility models without substantive examination. B&P IP has significant experience in patents especially in fields of biotechnology, medicine, pharmaceuticals and chemistry.
Analysis of subject matter to determine proper subject matter(s) to be filed in patent.
Preparation of invention disclosure materials – claims, figures, description and abstract.
Searching of inventive subject matter to determine the patentability and/or infringement issues associated with invention. We search GLOBAL prior art because there is no local novelty criteria for determination patentability.
Patentability and/or clearance/freedom to operate opinions.
Preparation and filing of patent applications with PTO.
Prosecution of patent applications with PTO.
Foreign filings of patent applications in any selected foreign countries, either as an international patent applications or direct national filings in selected countries.
Due diligence studies of patent portfolios owned by third parties during potential corporate acquisitions.
Analysis of potential patent infringement actions by third parties.
Enforcing patent rights through litigation in Court.