Design copyright protects the “shape, configuration, pattern or ornament of an article or features of pattern or ornament applicable to articles in so far as such features appeal to and are judged solely by the eye”
[section 30 of the Industrial Property Act of 1965].
The total period of protection is 15 years – this equates to three periods of 5 years (prescribed fees are payable prior to the expiration of each 5 year term).
COUNSEL | ATTORNEY-AT-LAW | NOTARY PUBLIC | TRADE MARK AGENT
Mary C. Katina Mosko was called to the Bar of England and Wales in October 1977 (Inner Temple) and the Bar of the Commonwealth of The Bahamas in February 1978. Although called to the Bar as a Barrister, the legal profession is fused in The Bahamas, and she has continually practiced since 1977 as Counsel and Attorney-at-Law.
Katina is a member of the Bahamian Bar, International Bar Association. She has also served on The Bahamas Bar Ethics Committee for many years, and is a member of The Bahamas Chamber of Commerce.
Intellectual Property Law
Sweet & Maxwell
Barrister of the Honourable Society of Inner Temple
Holborn Law Tutors & Council of Legal Education
Battle Abbey, England
St. Andrew’s School, Nassau, Bahamas
English | Greek | Czech
Legal Counsel, Bacardi & Company Limited, 1982 ~ 1997
Associate, Pyfrom & Roberts, 1978 ~ 1982
Judge’s Marshall, London, 1977
Bahamas Bar Association
Bahamas Bar IP Committee (Co-Chair)
Bahamas Bar Ethics Committee (retired)
Legislation Committee Chamber of Commerce, 2003 ~ 2004
Chamber of Commerce Director, 2001 ~ 2002
Honorary Consul Cyprus, 1990 ~ 1997
IBA, INTA, ITMA, IPCA
2015 World Trademark Review 1000:
Katina Mosko understands her clients’ business and can shape and tailor her response accordingly.
2014 World Trademark Review 1000:
Katina Mosko “is feted as one of the region’s finest IP minds.“
2013 World Trademark Review 1000:
Katina Mosko has built a reputation from sources throughout the Caribbean as being “the most reliable trademark practitioner in the Bahamas.”
INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY LAW
Trade Mark, Design Copyright & Patent Applications
Searches / Investigations
Domain Name Registrations
Company Incorporation (Resident Companies)
Registered Agents & Registered Office