MAKSYM KRAVCHENKO

MAKSYM KRAVCHENKO

Partner, Trademark and Design Attorney

Trademark and Design Prosecution, Trademark Search and Monitoring, IP Transactions, IP Rights Maintenance

Bio

Maksym is an experienced Ukrainian IP lawyer best known for his custom solutions in resolving of a wide range of issues related to trademark and industrial design prosecution, pretrial settlement and dispute resolution. He has achieved great results for the clients of all sizes in overcoming of provisional refusals of trademark protection, objections against trademark protection, availability searches, representation of clients before the Appeals Chamber of the Patent and Trademark Office, enforcement of IP rights.

Being involved in regulatory enforcement of collective management organizations as a senior specialist of the State Intellectual Property Service of Ukraine Maksym gained deep understanding of CMO’s interaction with copyright and related rights holders and content users, features of collection and distribution of remuneration for commercial use of copyright and related rights objects.

Proven track record and steady rate of success achieved over the years in the Ukrainian government and leading Ukrainian IP firms (since 2009) allow Maksym to successfully represent clients in such industries as life sciences and healthcare, agriculture, retail, consumer goods.

Advising on IP issues
IP searches and monitoring
Trademark filing and prosecution
Design filing and prosecution
Copyright
Motivated responses to enquiries and refusals of the Patent and Trademark Office
Objections against trademark registration
IP rights transactions
Representation of clients before the Appeals Chamber of the Patent and Trademark Office
Recognition of trademarks as well-known in Ukraine
Pretrial settlement and dispute resolution

All-Ukrainian Association of Patent and Trademark Attorneys
Ukrainian Bar Association (UBA)

Diploma in International Law from National T. Shevchenko University, Institute of International Relations (Kyiv)
Diploma in Law from National Aviation University (Kyiv)
Diploma in Intellectual Property Law from Institute of Intellectual Property and Law (Kyiv)
Advanced Training Course on Copyright and Related Rights in the Global Economy (Sweden)
Advanced Training Course on Copyright and Related Rights in the Global Economy (Sri Lanka)

Admitted as Trademark & Design Attorney since 2015