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Jurisdiction

Objects of protection

Term of protection + extension/renewal

Examination

Grace Period

Legislation

Eurasia

Invention Patent 20 years + depends upon the contracting state formal + substantive 6 months Eurasian Patent Regulations

Armenia

Invention Patent 20 + 5 years formal + substantive 12 months The Law On Patents, Utility Models and Industrial designs
Utility Model 10 years formal 12 months The Law On Patents, Utility Models and Industrial designs
Industrial Design 5 + 20 years formal 6 months The Law On Patents, Utility Models and Industrial designs
Trademark 10 years + unlimited number of renewals formal + substantive 6 months new The Law On Trademarks, Service marks And Appellation Of Origin

Azerbaijan

Invention Patent 20 new + 5 years formal + substantive 12 months Patent Law
Utility Model 10 years formal + substantive 12 months Patent Law
Industrial Design 10 + 5 years formal + substantive 6 months Patent Law
Trademark 10 years + unlimited number of renewals formal + substantive 6 months The Law On Trademarks And Geographical Indications

Belarus

Invention Patent 20 + 5 years formal + substantive 12 months Patent Law
Utility Model 5 + 3 years formal 12 months Patent Law
Industrial Design 10 + 5 years formal 6 months Patent Law
Trademark 10 years + unlimited number of renewals formal + substantive 6 months Trademark Law

Estonia

Invention Patent 20 + 5 years formal + substantive 12 months Patent Act
Validation of the European Patent 20 + 5 years formal N/A Implementation of the Convention on the Grant of European Patents Act
Utility Model 4 + 6 years formal 12 months Utility Model Act
Industrial Design 5 + 20 years formal 12 months Industrial Design Act
Trademark 10 years + unlimited number of renewals formal + substantive 6 months Trademark Act

Georgia

Invention Patent 20 + 5 years formal + substantive 12 months Patent Law
Importation Patent
abolished as of June 24, 2010
Utility Model 10 years formal + examination as to the novelty 6 months Patent Law
Industrial Design 25 years formal + substantive 6 months Patent Law
Trademark 10 years + unlimited number of renewals formal + substantive 6 months Trademark Law

Kazakhstan

Invention Patent 20 + 5 years formal + substantive 6 months Patent Law
Utility Model 5 + 3 years formal 6 months Patent Law
Industrial Design 15 + 5 years formal + substantive 6 months Patent Law
Trademark 10 years + unlimited number of renewals formal + substantive 6 months The Law On Trademarks, Service marks And Appellation Of Origin

Kyrgyzstan

Invention Patent 20 + 5 years preliminary + substantive 12 months Patent Law
Utility Model 5 + 3 years formal + preliminary 6 months Patent Law
Industrial Design 10 + 5 years formal + substantive 6 months Patent Law
Trademark 10 years + unlimited number of renewals formal + substantive 6 months Law On Trademarks, Service Marks and Appellations of Places of Origin of Goods

Latvia

Invention Patent 20 + 5 years formal 6 months Patent Law
Validation of the European Patent 20 + 5 years formal N/A European Patent Application and European Patent
Industrial Design 5 + 20 years formal 12 months Law on Designs
Trademark 10 years + unlimited number of renewals formal 6 months Law On Trademarks And Indications Of Geographical Origin

Lithuania

Invention Patent 20 + 5 years formal 6 months Patent Law
Validation of the European Patent 20 + 5 years formal N/A European patents in the Republic of Lithuania
Industrial Design 5 + 20 years formal 12 months Law On Industrial Design
Trademark 10 years + unlimited number of renewals formal 6 months Law On Trademarks

Moldova

Invention Patent 20 + 5 years formal + preliminary + substantive 6 months Law on Patents for Invention
Short-term Patent 6 + 4 years formal + preliminary 6 months Law on Patents for Invention
Industrial Design 5 + 20 years formal + substantive 12 months Law On The Protection Of Industrial Designs
Trademark 10 years + unlimited number of renewals formal + substantive 6 months Law On Trademarks

Russia

Invention Patent 20 + 5 years formal + substantive 6 months Civil code, part 4 (available in Russian only, amended as of March 12, 2014 previous version)
Utility Model 10 years (for applications filed on or after January 1, 2015; for applications with the earlier filing date the validity term is 10+3 years) formal + substantive 6 months Civil code, part 4 (available in Russian only, amended as of March 12, 2014 previous version)
Industrial Design 5 + 20 years (for applications filed on or after January 1, 2015; for applications with the earlier filing date the validity term is 15+10 years) formal + substantive 6 months Civil code, part 4 (available in Russian only, amended as of March 12, 2014 previous version)
Trademark 10 years + unlimited number of renewals formal + substantive 6 months Civil code, part 4 (available in Russian only, amended as of March 12, 2014 previous version)

Tajikistan

Invention Patent 20 years preliminary + substantive 6 months Law On Inventions (available in Russian only)
Petty Patent 10 years formal 6 months Law On Inventions (available in Russian only)
Industrial Design 10 + 5 years formal + substantive 6 months Law On Industrial Designs
Trademark 10 years + unlimited number of renewals formal + substantive 6 months Law On Trademark

Turkmenistan

Invention Patent 20 +5 years formal + substantive carried out by the Patent Office of another country 6 months Patent Law (available in Russian only,amended as of June 22, 2013 previous version)
Industrial Design 15 years formal + substantive carried out by the Patent Office of another country 6 months Patent Law (available in Russian only,amended as of June 22, 2013 previous version)
Trademark 10 years + unlimited number of renewals formal + substantive 6 months Trademark Law (available in Russian only,amended as of June 22, 2013 previous version)

Ukraine

Invention Patent 20 + 5 years formal + substantive 12 months Law On the Protection of Rights to Inventions and Utility Models
Utility Model 10 years formal 12 months Law On the Protection of Rights to Inventions and Utility Models
Industrial Design 10 + 5 years formal 6 months Law On the Protection of Rights to Industrial Designs
Trademark 10 years + unlimited number of renewals formal + substantive 6 months Law Of Ukraine On the Protection of Rights to Marks for Goods and Services

Uzbekistan

Invention Patent 20 + 5 years formal + substantive 6 months Law On Inventions, Utility Models And Industrial Designs (available in Russian only)
Utility Model 5 + 3 years formal + substantive 6 months Law On Inventions, Utility Models And Industrial Designs (available in Russian only)
Industrial Design 10 + 5 years formal + substantive 6 months Law On Inventions, Utility Models And Industrial Designs (available in Russian only)
Trademark 10 years + unlimited number of renewals formal + substantive 6 months Law On Trade Marks And Service Marks And Appellations Of Origin
 

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