D&L IP Group

D&L IP Group

10 Kudryavska
Suite 2
Kyiv 04053

Diana Portna, Partner

+38 044 2723369


D&L IP GROUP was formed in 2003 as a continuation of one of the oldest IP practices lead by the first IP firm in Ukraine dating back to 1995. The Group comprises International Patent and Law Firm D&L Consult - an IP Boutique and D&L Patent - International Center for Patent Services and Translations focusing on ready- to – file attorney reviewed IP translations and competitive PCT flings in Ukraine, Russia and Eurasia.

D&L's Intellectual Property practice in Ukraine, Eurasia, Russian Federation is based on profound local expertise:

Our attorneys -

• practice since the establishment of the local Intellectual Property system in 1993
• have advanced legal degrees from US ABA accredited law schools
• have experience working in major global law firms
• have extensive record of cooperation with corporations and law firms worldwide
• are active in the global IP community participating in many IP events annually

The practice focuses on:

• PCT National phase entries - Eurasia | Ukraine | Russia
• Patent translations ENG/RU and ENG/UA
• Patent research, prosecution and portfolio management
• Trademark searches, prosecution and portfolio management
• Effective responses to provisional refusals under Madrid
• Enforcement of trademark rights in Ukraine

D&L's services have become an indispensable contribution to the establishment of the effective Intellectual Property Management strategies directed to Eastern European markets.

To augment that, closeness to the Ukrainian Patent and Trademark Office as well as established relations with examining attorneys ensure smooth and efficient prosecution of PCT national phase entries into Ukraine, Eurasia and Russian Federation, trademark and design applications, including submission of amendments, responses to office actions, annuity payments, transfer and license recordals.

Attorney's opinions on trademark availability and inherent registrability, memoranda on feasibility of the infringement or non-use cancellation action in Ukraine, recommendations on claim amendments, analytical reports on legal issues of interest, fee estimates and day-to-day correspondence will match the highest quality standards for discerning clients.

Reflecting current market needs and building on our unique expertise in patent linguistic gained with over 20 years of patent prosecution experience, we developed complementing patent translation segment of the practice operated as D&L PATENT - International Center for Patent Translations and Services, utilizing the extensive and yet handpicked pool of highly sophisticated freelance and in-house translators/proofreaders/reviewers. Many years of working relationship with the translators, established in-house onboarding and training, allow us to fine-tune the operations to timely deliver ready-to-file patent translations through rigorous multi-tier quality control process. We are proud to be able to offer our selected clients quality patent translation product in ENG/RU and ENG/UA language pairs at highly competitive rates. Leveraging the fact that all our translators have bilingual proficiency in both Russian and Ukrainian languages, we are in a position to provide second pair of translation at half the rate of the base translation accommodating tight filing budgets.

Our partners are very active in global IP community participating in many IP events annually and taking proactive position in fine-tuning IP law and practice locally and globally to meet the challenges of the ever-changing business and geopolitical landscape. Feel free to reach out to meet us at any of the upcoming IP event.

Additional Contact Information

D&L IP Group
D&L Patent – International Center for Patent Services and Translations
D&L Consult – International Patent and Law Firm

UA О: +38 044 2723369
INTL: +1 347 512 5214
Skype: dilconsult
Viber: +13475125214
email: main@dil.ua

Translations Department: translations@dil.ua
Patent Department: patents@dil.ua
Trademark Department: trademarks@dil.ua

Diana Portna dportna@dil.ua
Liudmyla Portna: lportna@dil.ua

D&L IP Group Features archive
IPPro Patents
Diana Portna of D&L IP Group explains how Ukraine’s compulsory licensing laws could be opened up for the public interest, and how rights owners could react