Patent prosecutionPatent attorneys and patent experts of AK Patent Law Group have extensive experience in all stages of patent process. Many of our patent attorneys are former Russian patent office (Rospatent) patent examiners, almost each of them has experience of work for corporations and have been actively involved in all phases of product development.
It allows us to provide to our clients with first-hand knowledge of the procedures and prosecution strategies in order to help our clients to obtain the broadest range of protection. Thorough understanding of technology allows us to understand the challenges of our clients and, more importantly, their technology.
Among our clients are international industrial corporations, Russian scientific-research institutions, start-ups and individual inventors.
We value each of our client and guarantee an individual approach to everyone.
PCT national phase in Russia
PCT applications to enter into the Russian national phase shall be filed within 31 months from the PCT international filing date/priority date. In case this term is expired it is possible to restore it within 12 month (corresponding fee is required).
International application is filed in Russian language. If the patent application is filed in any foreign language, the Russian translation may be provided within 2 month from the date of filing.
Applicants – nonresidents of contracting states should be represented by a Russian patent attorney.
Patent Attorneys of AK Patent Law Group are registered before the Russian Patent Office and would be glad to offer you the following services:
- Translation of the application materials into Russian language;
- Preparing and filing PCT National Phase Application;
- Support with patent office proceedings;
- Keeping a patent valid.
Eurasian Patent Services
If you are seeking protection in at least 2 countries from this list, Eurasian patent is an easiest, fastest and less expensive way. Eurasian patents can be granted on the basis of an international application filed in accordance with the PCT procedure.
Advantages of the EAPO procedure.
If the EAPO Application is refused, the applicant can designate separate contracting states in which he wishes to file the application with accordance to the national procedure. Time for this designation is limited by 6 month from the receipt of the Refusal Decision.
Unique patent for all contracting states. While you received Eurasian Patent there is no need to validate it by national authorities or to take any local action.
Applicants – nonresidents of contracting states should be represented by an Eurasian patent attorney. Patent Attorneys of AK Patent Law Group are registered before the Eurasian Patent Office and would be glad to represent you.
Paris convention in the Russian Federation
- Preparing and filing of an application;
- Preparing and filing of a response to Office Action;
- Preparing and filing documents for grant of a patent for an invention/utility model.