28 February
Marriott Royal Aurora

Intellectual Property: New Laws and Judicial Practices

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Program

The Moscow Times Presents Its New Project Titled Intellectual Property: New Laws and Judicial Practices. Over the past several years, the Russian Civil Code has undergone a number of significant changes as regards intellectual property rights. The modifications were focused on improving the legal regulation of issues related to the protection of intellectual property. The Conference will serve as a platform for collaboration between leading lawyers, government officials and representatives of the largest Russian and international companies. Participants and speakers will discuss the latest legislative changes and share their experience in law enforcement.

Audience
•directors of law departments
patent agents
intellectual property lawyers
corporate lawyers and attorneys
private practice lawyers and attorneys

Focus

Analysis of the major changes made to the Russian Civil Code regarding the protection of intellectual property rights.
Protection of intellectual property rights in Russia and abroad.
Penalties and features associated with the disposal of trademark rights in light of the latest changes to the Russian Civil Code.
Pharmaceutical patent work.
Challenging or terminating of trademark rights.
Ways to protect brands against unfair competition.

PROGRAM

09:30 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. Participants registration and morning coffee

10:00 a.m. 12:00 p.m. Session 1. Intellectual property rights: the key vectors of development

Topics for discussion
Review of the major changes made to the Russian Civil Code regarding the protection of intellectual property rights.
Current judicial practice and analysis of decisions made by the court in respect of intellectual property rights.
The experience of the Federal Antimonopoly Service in intellectual property protection and the prevention of unfair competition.
Issues related to the use of results of intellectual activity in the framework of innovative projects.
Topical issues of patent law.

Invited speakers
Dmitry Bulgakov, Judge, Intellectual Property Rights Court
Artyom Molchanov, Head of the Legal Department, FAS of Russia
Vladimir Pligin, hairman of the State Duma Committee on Constitutional Legislation and State Construction
Olga Ruzakova, D.J.S., Deputy Head of the State Duma Committee on Civil, Criminal, Arbitration and Procedural Legislation
Vasily Sova, Legal Counselor of the Department for Legal Support of Public Services, Federal Service for Intellectual Property Rights (Rospatent)

12:00 p.m. 12:30 p.m. Coffee break

12:30 p.m. 2:00 p.m. Session 2. Topical issues of intellectual property rights protection

Topics for discussion
Major trends in the protection of copyrights and related rights.
Best practices in the field of intellectual property rights protection regarding digital technologies.
Pharmaceutical patent work.
Protection of intellectual property rights regarding inventions and industrial designs.
Challenging or terminating of trademark rights.
Current judicial practices regarding intellectual property rights protection in the corporate segment.

Invited speakers
Marina Zhunich, State Authorities Interaction Director, Google Russia
Anton Drushits, Head of the Department for Intellectual Property Rights Protection, PepsiCo
Alexander Vinogradov, Director of the Department for Intellectual Property and Mass Communications, Gazprom-Media
Maxim Ryabyko, Head of the Legal Department, Eksmo
Liliya Danilova, Director of the Legal Department, Pfizer
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Producer Natalia Ivanova, +7 495 232-3200, ext. 4151, n.ivanova@vedomosti.ru

Sponsorship opportunities Alena Shtaer, +7 495 232-3200, ext. 3180, a.shtaer@vedomosti.ru

Participation in the project Valeria Kurdyukova, +7 495 232-3200, ext. 1803, v.kurdyukova@vedomosti.ru
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