People

Predrag Anokić

  • Chief Operations Officer
  • Trademark & Patent Agent
  • European Patent Attorney *

With 12 years of experience in the field of intellectual property, Predrag has efficiently and effectively handled a multitude of both routine and complex IP matters. Predrag’s practice focuses on clearance, maintenance and enforcement issues for large international trademark portfolios, and he is also well versed in domain name issues and online infringement matters. In 2017, he transitioned from the role of Senior Associate to the role of Chief Operations Officer.

Prior to joining PETOŠEVIĆ in 2006, Predrag worked as a trademark examiner at the Serbian Patent and Trademark Office, where he handled all trademark-related matters.

Admission

  • Serbia, pending
  • Trademark & Patent Agent, 2009

Languages

Native Serbian (similar to Bosnian, Croatian, Macedonian, Montenegrin and Slovenian), fluent English

Education

  • Faculty of Law, University of Belgrade, Serbia and Montenegro, LLB, 2006

Seminars/Courses

  • Advanced Successful Technology Licensing (STL) Course, WIPO, Belgrade, Serbia, October 2006
  • Seminar on the Protection of Geographical Indications, Regional CARDS IPR Project, Budva, Montenegro, October 2006

Presentations

  • "Protecting IP on the Internet in Serbia", PETOŠEVIĆ Webinar "Internet and Social Media - IP Protection in Southeastern Europe", BrightTALK, March 31, 2015

Publications

Committees

  • INTA Committee Member, Famous and Well-Known Marks Committee, 2018 - 2019 Term
  • INTA Committee Member, Alternative Dispute Resolution Committee, 2016 - 2017 Term
  • INTA Committee Member, European National Trademark Office Relations Subcommittee of the Trademark Office Practices Committee, 2014 - 2015 Term
  • INTA Committee Member, Trademark Office Practices Committee, 2012 – 2013 Term

Membership

  • EPI
  • INTA

Professional Activities

  • Panelist before the Serbian Arbitration for the Resolution of Domain Name Disputes, Belgrade, Serbia, 2011
* Independent Contractor
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Testimonials

Having worked at the IPO, Predrag Anokić brings a unique understanding of formal and substantive application procedures to the table. “Clients think the world of his advice and prompt attention to their matters. He handles everything deftly, efficiently and effectively.” WTR 1000 Rankings, 2018

Predrag Anokić shores things up on the prosecution side, meticulously overseeing portfolios with a fine-tuned business mind. WTR 1000 Rankings, 2017

“The super-responsive Predrag Anokić makes light work of tricky clearance, maintenance and enforcement briefs.” WTR 1000 Rankings, 2016

“Immensely skilled” senior associate Predrag Anokić focuses on clearance, maintenance and enforcement issues for internationals and also comes highly recommended. WTR 1000 Rankings, 2015

The “helpful, prompt and thorough” Predrag Anokić is “superlative in his response times”. One client confides: “I am pleased to work with him; in a challenging market he can help tackle any issue.”
WTR 1000 Rankings, 2014