K. Meladze has prevailed in the dispute for the brand " VIA Gra "
Rospatent no longer protects the trademark " VIA Gra ", registered on Dmitry Kostyuk, ex-partner composer Konstantin Meladze the group " VIA Gra ", said on Thursday Last news Authorized Meladze Yulia Volkova and Alexander Nikolaev.
According to the register of trademarks on the Internet representation of Rospatent, the sign Kostyuk " terminated ".
" This decision of Rospatent made the final clarity about who is actually obliged to belong Brand " VIA Gra ", which on stage is always associated with the name of Konstantin Meladze. Meladze, which is the sole and undisputed author of the repertoire of the group " VIA Gra ", has created a unique artistic aesthetics that make it different and quite precisely defined As " romantic eroticism ", said Last news Authorized Meladze. According to their statements, the Brand " VIA Gra " " somehow without the knowledge Meladze was registered in Rospatent only Kostyuk ". Meladze then challenged the registration of the trademark.
As commented by the source Agency, Rospatent will be no more to protect a trademark registered in Kostyuk, because Kostyuk stopped entrepreneurial activity. In March 2011 court in Kharkiv region of Ukraine recognized the individual entrepreneur (IE) Kostyuk bankrupt. His re-registered in the form of FE in February 2013 District administrative court of Kiev has recognized illegal. According to the Ukrainian laws the entrepreneur, who has not paid during the bankruptcy procedure all debts, cannot receive the status of FE 3 years.
Comments Kostyuk Last news until lacks.
Brand " VIA Gra ", which owned Kostyuk, spread on the equipment for recording and reproducing sound and images, CD-ROMs, tapes, sporting and cultural events. Currently, the Russian Federation continues to act trademark " VIA Gra ", belonging to the company Meladze " Group " VIA Gra ". He acts, for example, on organization and holding of concerts and performances, music, show programs, organizing music competitions and seminars.