Protection of intellectual property is becoming more and more important matter on today's global market. Rightholder's interests should be properly protected both during transferring rights to trademark and know-how under franchising agreements and during independent expansion into the new markets. In first situation the most crucial is tailoring of a franchising agreement (stipulation of mutual rights and obligations of the parties, amount and process of royalty payment, liability measures, etc.); in the second situation - fighting counterfeiting by local producers and protection of intellectual rights registered abroad.
We advise our clients on all issues of Russian Intellectual Property Law:
- - copyright;
- - patents;
- - know-how;
- - trade marks;
- - franchise agreements;
- - registration of IP rights in Russia;
- - protection of IP rights;
- - recognition of IP rights registered abroad;
- - IP disputes resolution.