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As a trademark almost anything can be registered – words, logos, shapes, colours, any combination of these elements or even sounds and smells.
In 2013 and 2014 the Customs successfully seized and destroyed over 70 million counterfeited products on the borders of the European Union. Are your brands protected by the Customs measures?
Leading Intellectual Property Law Firm in Slovenia
ITEM is among the leading law firms in Slovenia and region specializing in patent, trademark, design, unfair competition and other fields of intellectual property (IP) law. We provide a full range of business-oriented IP services, from acquiring rights to enforcing them against infringers. It is our firm belief that only a comprehensive and holistic understanding of the IP field leads to the best outcome for our clients.
Our clients are major international corporations in pharmaceuticals, electronics, vehicles, apparel, foodstuffs, beverages and luxury products, as well as regional and national SMEs, startups, universities, and research and academic institutions.
In terms of territory, we cover Slovenia, Croatia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Serbia, Montenegro, Macedonia, Kosovo and Albania.
We also handle regional and international procedures, including international trademark registrations (IR) and design registrations (ID) before the International Bureau of the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO), Europen Union Trademarks (EUTM) and registered Community designs (RCD) before the European Union Intellectual Property Office (EUIPO), and European patents before the European patent Office (EPO).
EU - For some years now dubious companies or registers have been sending invoices to new trademark, design and even patent applicants, misleading them into believing that a payment is necessary in the official registration / grant process, while stating in the fine...read more
Ana Kričej, lawyer at ITEM, published in World Trademark Review (WTR) an article concerning ECJ’s preliminary ruling on the interpretation of Article 99 (1) of Council Regulation 207/2009…read more
ITEM team is proud to announce that on July 6, 2017 our colleague Ms. Tatjana Jeršan passed the European Qualifying Examination (EQE) and became a European Patent...read more
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ITEM team consists of experienced and dedicated intellectual property lawyers and experts, who work closely together in order to provide high-quality, client-focused services. We strive to handle the entrusted matters with excellence, diligence and creativity.