Copyright in the Russian Federation may be protected by various methods, depending on the kind of a copyrightable work. Copyrightable works include: literary works; dramatic and musical-dramatic works,…

A long time passed since we wrote last posts in our blog. Today, we would like to speak on how an international PCT application may be transferred to…

The Russia legislation on the protection of exclusive rights to trademarks provides for liability for illegal use of smb else’s trademark. However, the registration, as obtained by another…

Gradually, trademarks became a kind of “business card” of goods, and in this connection national laws of states began establishing legal regulations for their registration, use and protection….

continuation… previous post http://ipinrussia.com/2018/06/11/history-of-the-origin-of-trademarks-part-one/ A number of authors associate the history of trademark appearance and development in England just with marking of precious metals. Thus, John Bly, an English researcher,…

The history of trademarks as means of individualization on the way to establishment of the modern legislation started in ancient times and passed several stages for the period…

The Russia law practices attach extreme importance to certain formalities for calling to account a person guilty of divulgation of a commercial secret as well as for enforcing…

Before 2000, domains were registered in Russia by RosNIIROS (Russia Scientific Research Institute for Development of Social Networks) only. In 2000, a decision was taken to implement the…

Notion of trade secret. Strictly speaking, a secret as something unsolved, not cognized, concealed from other people, not known by everyone, and protected as such has its reflections…

A secret invention means a technical solution comprising a state secret and being of extraordinary importance for the country’s defense in the field of military technologies, foreign-policy, economic,…