Programs and Events
Trademark Use – Important Aspects

Join your colleagues in a lively discussion about the important aspects of trademark use.

Podgorica, Montenegro
Tuesday, November 4, 2014
9:30 am

The Roundtable will discuss Proof of use in revocation actions and oppositions including:

  • Genuine use – concept
  • Standard of proof
  • Nature of use: use as trademark, use in the course of trade, use in relation to goods – services
  • Place and time of use
  • Extent of use
  • Use in altered form
  • Use for goods/services registered
  • Use by proprietor or on its behalf
  • Legal use
  • Justification of non-use

Furthermore, the Roundtable will tackle Distinctiveness acquired through use and use for proving reputation and well-known status of trademark.

Agenda (.pdf)

Podgorica, Montenegro
Hotel Podgorica
Ulica Svetlane Kane Radević
1, 81000 Podgorica, Montenegro

Ms. Jasna Jusić, PETOŠEVIĆ Montenegro Office, Podgorica, Montenegro

Ms. Jasna Jusić, Director of PETOŠEVIĆ Montenegro Office

Guest Speakers

  • Ms. Mirjana Šarić, Head of Trademark Department at the IPO of Serbia
  • Prof. Dr. Bojan Pretnar, Intellectual Property Consultant / Former President of Slovenian IPO / Former Senior Official of WIPO
  • Ms. Antoaneta Cvetić, Head of Department for substantive examination, oppositions and revocation of trademarks at the IPO of Croatia
  • Mr. Ignacio Lazaro, Deputy Chief Executive Officer of PETOŠEVIĆ Group

This roundtable will be conducted in Montenegrin/English.

Registration and information
Registration for this roundtable is free. To ensure your participation, please register by Tuesday, October 28, 2014 by:
Fax: +382 20 634 421
Phone: +382 20 634 561