Articles by Victor Naumov

B2B: Fighting Movie Piracy in the Russian Internet

  • 08 October 13
  • Dentons
On August 1, 2013, Federal Law No. 187-FZ on Amendments to Certain Legislative Acts of the Russian Federation Concerning the Protection of Intellectual Rights in Information-Telecommunications Networks of July 2, 2013 (the Law) entered into force amid great public interest.

A Legal View on Free Software

  • 20 April 11
  • Salans

Any software, whether proprietary or free, is subject to copyright and can only be lawfully used under license. Russian law establishes a number of requirements for the content of license agreements, which apply equally to proprietary and free software.