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Despite the challenges of the covid-19 pandemic, Turkish practitioners are quick to highlight the efforts of the Turkish Patent and Trademark Office (TPTO): it has consistently delivered a high-quality service, with knowledgeable examiners, a quick online system and reduced documentation requirements too. Overall, processes are a lot faster than in previous years – a shift that has been welcomed by practitioners and brand owners alike. On the contentious front, rights holders are reminded to stay vigilant as counterfeiting increases in both physical and online marketplaces. That said, the country’s law firms are proactive in their approach to dealing with emerging threats and, through fruitful relationships with customs officials, swift in cracking down on infringers.
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