Date:20.08.2016, 11:50 One application can now relate only to one utility model, in contrast to the previously effective law allowing parties to claim a group of utility models linked by a single creative concept. Consideration of an application by Rospatent has been supplemented with substantive examination during which relevant prior art shall be established having been followed by check of the claimed utility model for industrial applicability, novelty and whether it meets the requirement of. "The new law has brought to patentees a right to require payment of remuneration from an infringer instead of compensating damages.". The amendments have also touched on prior art search: it now includes any information that became publicly available in the. Utility models The amendments have cancelled the possibility of obtaining a three-year extension to ten years of the primarily granted validity. That is, the new law permits utility model protection only for ten years at the most.
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