Modernising the design patent system


Irmeli Nokkanen

In Russia, design protection has been based on a combination of pictures and written claims. The scope of protection conferred by a design patent has been determined by the sum of the essential features as shown in the pictures of the design and listed in the claimed essential features filed by the applicant and accepted by Rospatent.

Rospatent, patent, design patent, patent applications, Hague System