Russia: IP rules and regulations updated


Valentina Orlova

At the end of 2014, part four of the Civil Code of the Russian Federation, which deals with intellectual property, was significantly updated. Since many of the amendments were conceptual in nature, there was a need for a substantial reworking of the regulations at the level of the supervisory authority, the Russian Federal Service for Intellectual Property (Rospatent).

Valentina Orlova, Pepeliaev Group, Rospatent, patent, IP, rules, regulations, collective trademarks, well-known trademarks, bad faith,