The object of the industrial design may be any shape, drawing, original coloring of something or any combination of them.
To start work on receiving a patent for an industrial design, you will need to provide a photo (drawings, sketches) of the patent object, also a brief description of the product. In this way, we could determine the possibility of receiving a patent, as well as the cost of the procedure.
According to the standard procedure, you can receive a patent for an industrial design after 7-9 months of examination conducted by Ukrpatent. If necessary, it is possible to accelerate receiving a patent up to 3-4 months.
After the end of the examination, you will receive a patent, the validity of which is up to 15 years and is renewed every year with the payment of the corresponding fee.