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ADMISSIONS AND MEMBERSHIPS

Registered Trademark Attorney (2007)

Registered Patent Attorney (2011)

FICPI (International Federation of Intellectual Property Attorneys)

Turkish National Group of FICPI

International Trademark Association (INTA)

MARQUES

LANGUAGES

English 

French

EDUCATION

Hacettepe University, English Translation and Interpretation (2005)

 

 

Ayşen Kunt

Partner - Trademark and Patent Attorney

aysen@kodiaklaw.com.tr

+90 212 983 38 53

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Ayşen is a registered trademark and patent attorney before the Turkish Patent and Trademark Office and has been practicing in this field since 2005.

She has counseled a wide range of multinational and local clients for all aspects of their IP portfolio management, including availability and clearance searches, prosecution works, settlement negotiations, transactions and maintenance. She has handled a great number of administrative oppositions, appeals and responses to oppositions and office actions at the Turkish Patent and Trademark Office.

Ayşen has the experience of representing clients from numerous business sectors including electronics, video games, finance, fashion, cosmetics, consumer goods, automotive, food and beverage, textile, hotel, pharmaceuticals and nutrition.

She participated in several annual meetings of the INTA (International Trademark Association) since 2008 to date and is a member of INTA Famous and Well-Known Marks Committee. She was the Secretary General of Turkish National Group of FICPI (International Federation of Intellectual Property Attorneys) from 2017 to 2021.

PUBLICATIONS

  • Court of Cassation Decision Breaks Routine 
    INTA - Law & Practice, Co-Author, 14 October 2021

  • Turkish Court of Cassation disregards the identity of the device elements of the signs when examining similarity
    Oxford University Press - Journal of Intellectual Property Law & Practice, Co-Author, 14 July 2021

  • Co-Author of various articles on the subjects of trademarks, good and service similarity, code of conduct rules for patent and trademark attorneys published on prestigious publications such as INTA bulletin, Managing IP, and WTR.

  • Webinar on Business Development in the Digital World, FICPI News, Author, November 10, 2020

  • Meeting on Post-Grant Patent Opposition Before the Turkish Patent and Trademark Office, FICPI News, Author, March 09, 2020

  • Intellectual Property Law Seminar - FICPI News, Author, December 24, 2019

  • Meeting on EP Opposition Procedures, FICPI News, Author, September 20, 2019

  • Similarity of Goods and Services, FICPI News, Author, May 09, 2019

  • Amendments on the Trademark and Patent Registration Procedures Brought by the IP Code and Their Implementations, FICPI News, Author, April 05, 2019

  • The Regulation on the Code of Conduct and Discipline of Patent and Trademark Attorneys, FICPI News, Co-Author, June 30, 2017