On October 27, 2010, within the framework of implementation of the Protocol on Cooperation between the Federal Service for Intellectual Property, Patents and Trademarks (Rospatent) and the National Board of Patents and Registration of Finland (NBPR), signed in Moscow on October 11, 2005, at the instance of the Finnish-Russian Chamber of Commerce (FRCC), representing 1000 companies in Finland and Russia a working meeting devoted to the discussion of intellectual property legislation in the Russian Federation in the light of intellectual property rights feasibilities of foreign companies was held at Rospatent.
During the working meeting Rospatent and FIPS specialists spoke on the intellectual property objects, protected in the Russian Federation in accordance with the Part IV of the Civil Code of the Russian Federation, features of patentability verification procedure, and obtaining a patent for an invention, trademark registration in Russia, the application of the Madrid system, trademark certificate acquisition order and corresponding fees. The legal aspects of intellectual property rights protection in the Chamber of Patent Disputes and measures of protection against the unfair competition were also discussed.
Participants were familiarized with a list of services provided by FIPS concerning inventions and trademarks.
International Cooperation Department