PETOŠEVIĆ Rankings 2017

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IAM Patent 1000 —  The World’s Leading Patent Professionals 2017

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Legal 500 Rankings Leading & Recommended Individuals

Chambers & Partners

  • Albania – Intellectual Property — Band 3
  • Croatia – Intellectual Property — Band 3
  • Macedonia – Intellectual Property — Band 1
  • Montenegro – Corporate/Commercial — Band 2
  • Serbia – Intellectual Property — Band 1
  • Slovenia – Intellectual Property — Band 2
  • Ukraine – Intellectual Property — Recognized Practitioner

Chambers & Partners Ranked Individuals

WIPR Leaders 2017

MIP IP Stars Rankings 2017

  • Bulgaria – Trademark — Notable Firm
  • Croatia – Intellectual property — Recommended
  • Romania – Trademark filing & prosecution — Tier 2
  • Romania – Patent filing & prosecution — Tier 2
  • Serbia – Trademark — Tier 1
  • Serbia – Patent — Recommended
  • Slovenia – Intellectual property — Tier 3
  • Ukraine – Trademark contentious — Notable firm
  • Aura Campeanu –  Recommended Trademark Practitioner — Trademark Stars

World Trademark Review 1000 Rankings

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Testimonials

  • North Macedonia

    Respected regional IP practice. Advises on trade mark rights and infringement matters. Also represents clients in litigation. Acts for both domestic and international clients, from sectors such as pharmaceuticals and food. Clients describe the team as "very responsive, very helpful and very accommodating for busy clients."

    Chambers & Partners Europe, 2017
  • Serbia

    Boutique practice providing a full range of IP services for clients across the region. Noted for experienced representation of major multinational corporations in contentious and non-contentious IP matters, notably patent and trade mark prosecution and enforcement across multiple jurisdictions. Especially active in customs enforcement. Particularly present within the consumer goods, food and drink, and travel and leisure sectors. Clients praise team members for their "promptness in handling matters, always bearing in mind the client's needs and requests, and their case-by-case approach."

    Chambers & Partners Europe, 2017
  • Croatia

    Extensive experience acting for an impressive roster of multinational businesses. Specialist expertise in patent and trade mark prosecution and enforcement matters. Also particularly adept in the enforcement of IP rights through customs actions.

    Chambers & Partners Europe, 2017
  • Romania

    PETOŠEVIĆ has a network of offices across eastern Europe and specialises in prosecution work. "They file for a lot for international clients," one rival confirms. Work highlights also show the team dealing with trade mark infringement matters. "They clearly identify the problem, assess our legal position and tailor our redress in a responsive manner," says a client.

    IP Stars Trade Mark & Copyright Analysis , 2017
  • Ukraine

    Although the Ukrainian arm of PETOŠEVIĆ was formed just over five years ago, its individual practitioners are all incredibly adept and seasoned professionals. The Kiev contingent can call upon the firm’s far-reaching web of offices across Central and Eastern Europe for additional support at a moment’s notice, meaning that there is never any shortage of resources or talent on offer. It has an especially close relationship with its Russian counterpart, making it a prime choice for patent owners looking to expand and enforce their rights regionally. Complex prosecution – particularly for drug companies – is the team’s bread and butter.

    IAM Patent 1000 Rankings, 2017
  • Romania

    The foundation stone of the firm’s 15-strong office network, PETOŠEVIĆ’s Romanian branch serves as the nerve centre of its extensive Eastern European operations. The regional powerhouse makes for an able running mate on all cross-border IP issues and is the astute manager of myriad international portfolios. A particularly potent force on the non-contentious front, it knows what it takes to shepherd patent filings to grant both before the Romanian patent office and in other European territories. One satisfied client reports: “Its work output is great, its translations are accurate and applications are filed in a timely manner".

    IAM Patent 1000 Rankings , 2017
  • Ukraine

    A team of more than 120 professionals across 15 outposts in Central and Eastern Europe has the full suite of IP services on lockdown at regional powerhouse PETOŠEVIĆ. Ploughing through cases to get results at all costs is not this set’s style – thoughtful, far-sighted advice is provided at each step of the trademark journey, targeted at achieving clients’ long-term commercial goals. In addition to its robust domestic presence, it has established a solid reputation before the EU Intellectual Property Office and the European Patent Office.

    WTR 1000 Rankings , 2017
  • Albania

    Regional IP specialists, advising clients on copyright infringement and customs seizures. Also handles patents, trade mark enforcement and prosecution, industrial designs and litigation. Particularly active representing clients from the pharmaceutical, retail and automotive industries. Clients praise the team's deep understanding of the area, describing them as "very responsive and very knowledgeable about trade marks."

    Chambers & Partners Europe, 2017
  • Ukraine

    PETOŠEVIĆ is an IP law firm that provides services across eastern Europe covering more than 30 jurisdictions. "I work with many IP firms worldwide and I have to say that PETOŠEVIĆ is one of my favourites, due to its pro-active attitude towards the client and good and punctual advice," says a client who worked with the firm on trade mark prosecution and infringement. The firm handles trade mark prosecution on behalf of clients in the construction materials, food and drink, IT and automotive industries.

    IP Stars Trade Mark & Copyright Analysis, 2017
  • Russia

    Regional powerhouse PETOŠEVIĆ’s reach extends to over 30 jurisdictions in Central and Eastern Europe. Its Russian unit is the latest in a long line of offices to be established and is also the busiest in terms of patent work. Its primary area of focus is fulfilling the multifaceted filing and drafting needs of foreign patent owners. Consistent quality, speed and dedication are hallmarks of its service – urgent and unexpected issues are dealt with immediately and without fuss.

    IAM Patent 1000 Rankings , 2017
  • Romania

    Having first set down roots in Romania in 2005, storied ensemble PETOŠEVIĆ recently moved into a new Bucharest office – a testament to its continuing expansion and commitment to the jurisdiction. The IP colossus has an illustrious reputation in the region and the resources to handle multi-jurisdictional matters with ease, whether involving heated disputes or sprawling portfolios.

    WTR 1000 Rankings, 2017
  • Croatia

    The resource-rich PETOŠEVIĆ effortlessly covers the full trademark spectrum and beyond, providing incisive counsel on everything from filing to infringement and brand monetisation. With 120 personnel operating across 15 jurisdictions, it has an impressive network which the Zagreb team can tap into at will, making it a favourite among international companies with interests in Central and Eastern Europe.

    WTR 1000 Rankings, 2017
  • Serbia

    PETOŠEVIĆ always meets clients expectations and is excellent at managing its resources.

    Legal 500 EMEA, 2017
  • Bosnia and Herzegovina

    Specialist firm PETOŠEVIĆ is ‘professional, prompt and always bears in mind the client’s needs’. Instructions during 2016 included handling trade mark disputes and anti-counterfeiting cases.

    Legal 500 EMEA, 2017
  • Montenegro

    Notable regional IP boutique that assists clients with the full range of IP-related matters. Especially active in representing blue-chip multinationals in contentious and non-contentious matters concerning anti-counterfeiting, trade mark enforcement and domain names. Varied client roster includes domestic and international companies from the technology, retail, pharmaceutical and food and drink industries. Also assists with the management of trade mark portfolios.

    Chambers & Partners Europe, 2017
  • Croatia

    Specialist IP firm PETOŠEVIĆ has a strong reputation in the domestic market, and more widely in Eastern Europe and the CIS, for its work on patent and trade mark enforcement and prosecution.

    Legal 500 EMEA, 2017
  • Slovenia

    Dedicated regional IP practice joining the rankings following an impressive year and excellent feedback. Reputed for advising on trade mark registrations and litigation. Also offers expertise in patent-related matters. Frequently advises clients from the healthcare and pharmaceutical industries. A client praises the service received, stating: "Overall, we have been impressed with their prompt, clear and detailed responses, courteousness and patience".

    Chambers & Partners Europe, 2017
  • Slovenia

    With 15 offices spread across Central and Eastern Europe, PETOŠEVIĆ can deftly manage multi-jurisdictional portfolios for an extensive list of international clients; it also packs a serious punch in the courtroom. It has been especially active before the SIPO of late, securing a slew of high-profile registrations.

    WTR 1000 Rankings, 2017
  • Albania

    The formidable PETOŠEVIĆ is a prime one-stop shop for international companies seeking IP counsel both in Albania and across Central and Eastern Europe; from bases in 15 jurisdictions, its practitioners serve clients’ needs in 30 countries overall. Its dazzling client roster features household names from an array of industries, including life sciences, pharmaceuticals, fashion and food and beverages.

    WTR 1000 Rankings, 2017
  • Romania

    PETOŠEVIĆ has a reputation in filing and prosecution work in Eastern Europe. It handles a lot of patent validation work in Romania. The firm receives instructions from US and western European firms.

    IP Stars Patent Analysis, 2017