Ata Patent Inc. is a globally recognized Turkish IP law firm with a long record of excellence and professional leadership in Istanbul, Turkey. Ata Patent Inc. has assembled an experienced group of trademark lawyers to help clients obtain, protect and enforce intellectual property rights including trademarks in Turkey. Our Turkish trademark lawyers provide a broad range of trademark services including; application, registration, protection such as litigation, trademark appeals, opposition, cancellation, and renewals, assignment, monitoring, search, and licensing.
Trademark Appeals Services
Ata Patent Inc. handles trademark registration, opposition against a trademark application, and trademark infringement law suits for a wide range of companies. We draw on our significant experience and blend it with a realistic understanding of the business environment so as to wisely, but practically, apply the law to Turkish Patent and Trademark Office (TPO) is the administrative authority dealing with the intellectual property rights registration process in Turkey. TPO has separate departments for trade marks, patent and designs. The decisions of these departments may be appealed within two months, and the Re-examination and Evaluation Board of TPO gives the final decision in the administrative process.
All final decisions of TPO are subject to statutory audit. Objectors may file a lawsuit against unfavourable decisions before the specialised Civil IP Court in Ankara, which is the competent court for all cases filed against TPI. This lawsuit must be filed within two months of the notification of TPO’s final decision.
Ankara Civil IP Court decides the correctness or cancellation of the final decision of TPO. There have been many cases, and TPO has recently started to give acceptable decisions through the continuous improvement and consolidation of case law. The IP Court of the first instance and the Supreme Court play a big role in establishing and maintaining legitimacy and stability in this field, which is quite new for all practitioners.
Reach our Trademark Lawyers for Trademark Appeals
Since its foundation in 1996, Ata Patent Turkish IP Law Firm has been the choice of numerous clients throughout the World. Thanks to its nationally recognized trademark law practice, our IP law firm is now one of the leading intellectual property law firms in Istanbul, Turkey. For a complimentary consultation you may reach our trademark lawyers for trademark appeals by sending an e-mail or through our Contact.
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