INTELS Estonia office is established in 1993, having 20 years of experience in Industrial and Intellectual Property. Our main focus is Industrial Property, providing services in all aspects of Industrial Property protection, including litigation. We assist local and foreign clients in filing, prosecution, maintenance and enforcement of trademarks, domain names, designs, geographical indications, patents, utility models, making availability searches and monitoring the rights, dealing with counterfeits, drafting the agreements. The list of our clients include globally known brands.
We have considerable experience consulting and representing the clients in disputes, as well in lawsuits. The solution of disputes and finding the best strategies for our clients is part of our everyday practice, while the need for the enforcement of clients’ rights and defending clients in case of different conflicts has raised to the new higher level in nowadays world and economic environment, especially since 2004 when Estonia joined the European Union.
For the fulfilment of our tasks, we represent our clients before the Estonian Patent Office, Board of Appeal, Estonian Customs, courts, as well before OHIM, WIPO and EPO. In cooperation with our partners and colleagues around the world, these functions are fulfilled worldwide. Moreover, regarding the domain name ADR / UDRP disputes under .ee, .eu and .com, we represent our clients before Estonian ADR Board (.ee), Czech Arbitration Court (CAC) (.eu) and WIPO Arbitration and Mediation Center (.com).
Today INTELS has wide net of companies in ex-USSR countries. Existence of such network allows to our clients to settle the matters on the discounted rates.
INTELS Estonia is a member of the following professional organizations:
- International Trademark Association (INTA)
- The Institute of Trade Mark Attorneys (ITMA)
- Fédération Internationale des Conseils en Propriété Industrielle (FICPI)
- International Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property (AIPPI)
- European Communities Trade Mark Association (ECTA)
- Licensing Executives Society International (LES)
- Estonian Patent Attorneys Association