Trademarks and Designs
We provide wide ranging and comprehensive legal services in relation to trademarks and designs. Our comprehensive services include advisory, prosecution, watch, opposition, appeals, enforcement, litigation and transactional services on all aspects of trademarks and designs including registration and enforcement strategies, IP due diligences as well as availability searches and clearance opinions.
We are authorised to represent clients before civil and criminal courts, and court of cassation as well as all administrative authorities such as Turkish Patent and Trademark Authority (“TÜRKPATENT”), customs, domain name authorities. Some of our lawyers are also qualified as trademark and patent attorneys authorised to act before the TÜRKPATENT.
We regularly handle nullity and invalidity, cancellation, well-known trademark protection, anti-dilution, passing off, unfair competition and trade dress actions and large scale damages claims before courts as well as customs seizure applications and criminal and civil searches and seizures.
Combining our litigation, transaction and industry knowledge we draft, negotiate trademark and design related agreements and transactions including, manufacturing, toll-manufacturing, co-existence, co-promotion settlement and licensing agreements.
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Good News for Owners of IR Designations as Trademark Office Changes its Practice in Opposition Proceedings,
WTR, Articles, 10.06.2020
Turkish Average Consumers: Healthcare Professionals or End Users?,
PTMG - Law Lore & Practice June 2020, Articles, 09.06.2020
Effects of COVID-19 Pandemic on Grace Periods and Use Obligation Provided for Trademarks in Turkey,
Gün + Partners, Articles, 08.06.2020
Can Foreign Court Decisions Concerning IP Rights Be Enforced in Turkey?,
ManagingIP, Articles, 02.06.2020
Court of Cassation Reopens Debate on Recordation of Well-Known Trademarks,
WTR, Articles, 20.05.2020
Court of Appeal: Plaintiff Lost its Right to Claim Trademark Infringement Due to Silence,
Gün + Partners, Articles, 12.05.2020
Court of Appeal Grants Protection to Relatively Weak Mark in Questionable Decision,
WTR, Articles, 03.05.2020
Enforcement: An International Litigation Guide 2019, Turkey,
INTA, Articles, 03.05.2020
Trademarks with High Distinctiveness in Bad Faith Assessment,
ManagingIP, Articles, 17.04.2020
Key Developments and Predictions for Trademark Law in Turkey - 2020,
Gün + Partners, Articles, 17.04.2020