9 March 2022Muireann Bolger

EUIPO halts cooperation with Russia, extends deadlines for Ukraine parties

The EU Intellectual Property Office has halted all cooperation with Rospatent, the Russian Federal Service for Intellectual Property, and the Eurasian Patent Organisation (EAPO), and announced measures to support parties registered in Ukraine.

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