Ata Patent is a globally recognized Turkish IP law firm with a long record of excellence and professional leadership in Istanbul, Turkey. Ata Patent has assembled an experienced group of Turkish design patent attorneys to help clients obtain, protect and enforce intellectual property rights, they also provide services for design patent renewal in Turkey.
Our Turkish patent lawyers provide a broad range of design patent services including; design patent application, renewal, and protection such as intellectual property litigation, appeal, opposition, cancellation, assignment, monitoring, search, and licensing.
Ata Patent’s Patent Team has been protecting clients’ intellectual property since 1996 before IP Courts and TPTO. We make it our business to intimately know our client businesses; venturing well beyond the traditional patent prosecution processes of other firms to realize unforeseen opportunities. More than eighty percent of our lawyers are registered patent attorneys with proficiency in virtually every technical field. Many of our attorneys bring business experience or advanced degrees in science and engineering to client matters, combining extensive legal knowledge with practical and technical experience. We understand the mechanics of product design, manufacturing, and distribution, counseling clients in both consumer and commercial markets.
Ata Patent’s Turkish patent attorneys not only prosecute but also litigate patents, giving you a distinct advantage. Rather than merely process a patent, our attorneys anticipate evolving trends and assess the likelihood of future litigation. We scrutinize the marketplace, continually staying abreast of changes affecting a client’s business.
Our firm has a long history and outstanding reputation for the service and practical guidance that our attorneys provide to business owners, management and executives. Assisting our clients to operate successful businesses is a source of pride. Our attorneys assist clients with their business needs from planning and formation to operation and implementation of an exit strategy.
Design Patent Renewal in Turkey
Our Turkish design patent attorneys provide design patent renewal in Turkey. The protection period for a registered industrial design is 5 years and should be renewed every 5 years 4 times for the extension of protection up to 25 years. The renewal period of a registered design begins 6 months before the end of the protection. Designs can be renewed with late payment for up to 6 months after the end of protection. Renewal fees should be deposited at the Turkish Patent Institute by a representative of the company or a trademark attorney. In case such fees are not deposited, registered designs are considered invalid, that is, the monopoly right thereof is removed and they became the property of the public. Unlike patents and trademarks, there is no requirement to work/use of industrial designs in Turkey.
How Long is Industrial Design Protection in Turkey?
The term of protection of the registered designs in Turkey is 5 years from the date of application. The term of protection may be extended up to 25 years in every 5-years renewal period.
What is the Difference Between the Designer and the Person Claiming Registration Right?
Any may claim for design right. The holder of design rights is who manufactures, markets, sells, contracts, and uses the design commercially. The designer is the person who actually made the design.
What is Multiple Application? What are the Provisions for Multiple Applications?
The multiple application is the claim for protection for more than one design in a single application. In order to make multiple applications, the products should; belong to the same sub-class, or belong to the same set, or pieces of unfiled product, or be compounded with aggregately perceived multiple objects and presentations.
Which Documents are Required for the Finalization of the Application Date for the Registration of the Industrial Design?
The protection of the registered design commences upon the finalization of the application date. If the documents specified below are submitted during the application stage, the date of application shall be such date and if the same has not been submitted, the date on which the documents are completed shall be the finalized application date.
The documents are as follows: The form of application in the contents of which the ID data of the applicant are included.
Design Patent Law in Turkey
Ata Patent guides its clients through the maze of regulations and procedures involved in obtaining a design patent in Turkey. Your intellectual property is the most crucial aspect of your business’s ability to thrive and, in today’s global, competitive market, protecting your design patent is more important than ever. Registering a design patent not only protects your business or innovation from being stolen or misused but also gives you an asset that can be licensed and sold.
As a leading Turkish intellectual property firm, Ata Patent has the expertise and practical experience to develop and then implement a design patent strategy that safeguards your brand, your intellectual property, and your investment. We make sure you and your design patent are completely protected, so any profits derived from your asset end up in your back pocket.
Additionally, our firm provides design patent prosecution and counseling services in a wide range of technical and business areas, in almost every industry, and in both the retail and commercial markets.
Reach us for Design Patent Renewal in Turkey
Since its foundation in 1996, Ata Patent has been the choice of numerous clients throughout the World. At Ata Patent, we partner with our clients to grow their businesses by protecting their intellectual property with strategic planning, customized and scalable solutions, and cost-effective project management. We prosecute and maintain patents, design patents, and trademarks across a variety of industries and in multiple countries, and litigate in IP courts and before TPO. For a complimentary consultation, you may reach our design patent attorneys for design patent renewal in Turkey by sending an e-mail or through our Contact page.