Archive: 18 Sep 2012

Russia is already a member of WTO – Streamlined Official Fees and Better IP Protection Expected

Russia is already a member of WTO – Streamlined Official Fees and Better IP Protection Expected

On August 22, 2012, Russia became a full WTO member (the 156th), and probably the last major trading country to join the organization. Russia’s Communist Party and other protectionist groups were against the country’s accession and even challenged the accession in the country’s Constitutional Court. On July 9, 2012, the Constitutional Court upheld the constitutionality […]

On August 22, 2012, Russia became a full WTO member (the 156th), and probably the last major trading country to join the organization. Russia’s Communist Party and other protectionist groups were against the country’s accession and even challenged the accession in the country’s Constitutional Court. On July 9, 2012, the Constitutional Court upheld the constitutionality […]