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Guide to protection of Intellectual Property Rights in Russia

Guide to protection of Intellectual Property Rights in Russia

European Observatory on Infringements of Intellectual Property Rights has written this guide to provide basic assistance to intellectual property (IP) right holders and theirs advisers, on the protection and enforcement systems in the Russian Federation. The guide is intended to provide simple guidelines on how right holders can protect their IP assets and what to do […]

European Observatory on Infringements of Intellectual Property Rights has written this guide to provide basic assistance to intellectual property (IP) right holders and theirs advisers, on the protection and enforcement systems in the Russian Federation. The guide is intended to provide simple guidelines on how right holders can protect their IP assets and what to do […]
Tajikistan is on the Watch List in 2014

Tajikistan is on the Watch List in 2014

The United States expects from Tajikistan to implement fully amendments of its Customs Code and to ensure the correspondent authority to its customs and criminal enforcement officials. The major issues for Tajikistan, as per the US, remain criminal IPR infringement, optical disc piracy, government use of unlicensed software. For that reason, The United States will […]

The United States expects from Tajikistan to implement fully amendments of its Customs Code and to ensure the correspondent authority to its customs and criminal enforcement officials. The major issues for Tajikistan, as per the US, remain criminal IPR infringement, optical disc piracy, government use of unlicensed software. For that reason, The United States will […]
Russia is on the Priority Watch List in 2014

Russia is on the Priority Watch List in 2014

According to the 2014 Special 301 Report, Russia is still on the Priority Watch List due to not resolved issues related to the Intellectual property rights protection and enforcement. As per the Special 301 the major concerns about Russian IP protection system are:”manufacture, transshipment and retail availability of counterfeit goods, including counterfeits of agricultural chemicals, […]

According to the 2014 Special 301 Report, Russia is still on the Priority Watch List due to not resolved issues related to the Intellectual property rights protection and enforcement. As per the Special 301 the major concerns about Russian IP protection system are:”manufacture, transshipment and retail availability of counterfeit goods, including counterfeits of agricultural chemicals, […]
The Annual Report of ROSPATENT 2013

The Annual Report of ROSPATENT 2013

The Annual Report of the Russian Federation patent office (ROSPATENT) for 2013 is published and may be found at http://www.rupto.ru/rupto/portal/3424f125-cabe-11e3-b7c0-9c8e9921fb2c?lang=en source:ROSPATENT

The Annual Report of the Russian Federation patent office (ROSPATENT) for 2013 is published and may be found at http://www.rupto.ru/rupto/portal/3424f125-cabe-11e3-b7c0-9c8e9921fb2c?lang=en source:ROSPATENT
CIOPORA AGM 2014 in The Hague: Ornamental and Fruit Breeders Define the Association’s Future IP Position

CIOPORA AGM 2014 in The Hague: Ornamental and Fruit Breeders Define the Association’s Future IP Position

Hamburg, March 11/2014 Many of the ornamental and fruit breeders, united in CIOPORA since 1961, have been writing the history of the breeding industry for more than a century. On April 1 and 2, 2014, CIOPORA members will also receive an opportunity to define its future by providing their input to the texts of the […]

Международная конференция “Промышленные образцы: Прошлое, настоящее и будущее”

Международная конференция “Промышленные образцы: Прошлое, настоящее и будущее”

24 апреля 2014 г. состоится организуемая Всемирной организацией интеллектуальной собственности (ВОИС) совместно с Роспатентом международная конференция, посвященная 150-летию первого российского закона о промышленных образцах на тему «Промышленные образцы: прошлое, настоящее и будущее» Международная конференция, посвященная 150-летию первого российского закона о промышленных образцах “Промышленные образцы: Прошлое, настоящее и будущее” организована Федеральной службой по интеллектуальной собственности (Роспатент) в сотрудничестве с Всемирной организацией интеллектуальной собственности (ВОИС) и Ведомством […]

International Conference “Industrial Designs: Past, Present and Future”, Moskow

International Conference “Industrial Designs: Past, Present and Future”, Moskow

The International Conference devoted to the 150th Anniversary of the First Russian Design Law “Industrial Designs: Past, Present and Future” will be held on 24 April 2014 in Moscow. The conference is organized by the Federal Service for Intellectual Property (ROSPATENT) in cooperation with the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) and the Office for Harmonization in the Internal Market (OHIM). […]

The International Conference devoted to the 150th Anniversary of the First Russian Design Law “Industrial Designs: Past, Present and Future” will be held on 24 April 2014 in Moscow. The conference is organized by the Federal Service for Intellectual Property (ROSPATENT) in cooperation with the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) and the Office for Harmonization in the Internal Market (OHIM). […]
Соглашения Роспатента с администрациями регионов Российской Федерации

Соглашения Роспатента с администрациями регионов Российской Федерации

В настоящее время Роспатентом заключен ряд Соглашений с региональными административными структурами, на основе которых предполагается дальнейшее развитие. Роспатентом заключены соглашения с Администрациями (Правительствами) 36 регионов Российской Федерации: г. Москвы, г. Санкт-Петербурга, Амурской, Архангельской, Астраханской, Белгородской, Брянской, Волгоградской, Калининградской, Калужской, Кировской, Костромской, Липецкой, Магаданской, Нижегородской, Новосибирской, Орловской, Самарской, Сахалинской, Свердловской, Тверской, Томской, Тульской, Тюменской и Ульяновской областей, […]

Agreements between Rospatent and the administrative regions of the Russian Federation

Agreements between Rospatent and the administrative regions of the Russian Federation

Currently Rospatent has number of agreements with the regional administrative structures on the basis of which further development is expected. Rospatent has agreements with the administrations (governments) of 36 regions of the Russian Federation : Moscow, St. Petersburg, Amur, Arkhangelsk , Astrakhan, Belgorod , Bryansk, Volgograd , Kaliningrad, Kaluga, Kirov, Kostroma, Lipetsk, Magadan , Nizhny […]

Currently Rospatent has number of agreements with the regional administrative structures on the basis of which further development is expected. Rospatent has agreements with the administrations (governments) of 36 regions of the Russian Federation : Moscow, St. Petersburg, Amur, Arkhangelsk , Astrakhan, Belgorod , Bryansk, Volgograd , Kaliningrad, Kaluga, Kirov, Kostroma, Lipetsk, Magadan , Nizhny […]
First meeting of the Scientific Advisory Board of the Court of Intellectual property rights

First meeting of the Scientific Advisory Board of the Court of Intellectual property rights

The first meeting of the Scientific Advisory Board of the Court of Intellectual property rights took place on December 27, 2013. The main theme of the discussions were issues concerning bad faith conduct, including competition for acquiring and using the means of individualization of legal persons, goods, services and businesses. Besides members of the Scientific Advisory […]

The first meeting of the Scientific Advisory Board of the Court of Intellectual property rights took place on December 27, 2013. The main theme of the discussions were issues concerning bad faith conduct, including competition for acquiring and using the means of individualization of legal persons, goods, services and businesses. Besides members of the Scientific Advisory […]
Первое заседание Научно-консультативного совета Суда по Интеллектуальным правам

Первое заседание Научно-консультативного совета Суда по Интеллектуальным правам

27 декабря 2013 года состоялось ервое заседание Научно-консультативного совета Суда по Интеллектуальным правам. Главной темой дискуссии были вопросы, касающиеся недобросовестного поведения, в том числе конкуренции, по приобретению и использованию средств индивидуализации юридических лиц, товаров, работ, услуг и предприятий. Помимо членов Научно-консультативного совета в заседании приняли участие представители Роспатента, Генеральной прокуратуры, Федеральной антимонопольной службы и преподаватели […]

Russia and the USA joined TMview

Russia and the USA joined TMview

As of 18 December 2013, the Federal Service for Intellectual Property of Russia (Rospatent) and the United States Patent and Trademark Office(USPTO) have made their trade mark data available to the TMview search tool. The integration of Rospatent and USPTO is a concrete result of the International Cooperation programme managed by OHIM in collaboration with its international partners. This […]

As of 18 December 2013, the Federal Service for Intellectual Property of Russia (Rospatent) and the United States Patent and Trademark Office(USPTO) have made their trade mark data available to the TMview search tool. The integration of Rospatent and USPTO is a concrete result of the International Cooperation programme managed by OHIM in collaboration with its international partners. This […]
Better Protection of Russian Arms Copyright

Better Protection of Russian Arms Copyright

On October 14, 2013, at a meeting of the Russian Commission for Military-Technological Cooperation with Foreign States, the Russian President Vladimir Putin called for increased protection for Russian weapons manufacturers’ intellectual property rights. “The world arms market is rife with examples of illegal copying of others’ designs, and we have encountered these problems on past […]

On October 14, 2013, at a meeting of the Russian Commission for Military-Technological Cooperation with Foreign States, the Russian President Vladimir Putin called for increased protection for Russian weapons manufacturers’ intellectual property rights. “The world arms market is rife with examples of illegal copying of others’ designs, and we have encountered these problems on past […]
Штрафы за недобросовестную конкуренцию на рынке табачных изделий

Штрафы за недобросовестную конкуренцию на рынке табачных изделий

Получили 16 октября 2013 года от Федеральной антимонопольной службы ООО «СаШиКо» и его директор. Штраф ООО «СаШиКо» составил 250 тысяч рублей (за нарушение одной нормы закона), директору – 12 тыс. рублей и 20 тыс. рублей (за нарушения двух норм закона).Ранее, в июне 2013 года, Комиссия ФАС России признала действия ООО «СаШиКо» на рынке табачных изделий […]

ФАС России уличила компанию «СаШиКо» в недобросовестной конкуренции на рынке табачных изделий

ФАС России уличила компанию «СаШиКо» в недобросовестной конкуренции на рынке табачных изделий

Комиссия Федеральной антимонопольной службы (ФАС России) пришла к выводу, что действия и тактика ООО «СаШиКо», связанные с введением в гражданский оборот сигарет «OPAL», «РОДОПИ» («RODOPI»), «BT» («БТ»), «ИНТЕР», «ТU-134», «СТЮАРДЕССА» («STEWARDESS»), являются недобросовестными, и значит, противоречат требованиям ФЗ «О защите конкуренции». По итогам рассмотрения дела о недобросовестной конкуренции в отношении ООО «СаШиКо» Комиссия ФАС России […]