Intellectual property rights registration:
- registration of patents and trademarks in Russia and worldwide
- trademark and patent search, appraisal of IP
- registration of software
- design, evaluation and registration of disposition agreements
- customs applications to customs registers of countries-participants of the Eurasian Customs Union.
Intellectual property disputes:
- litigation on trademarks and patents, including domain disputes
- litigation before international arbitration centers
- litigation on copyright issues
- litigation on issues arising out of IP rights agreements
Starting from 2014 Chambers&partners rates TM Defence among best Russian law firms in IP matters.
Starting from 2016 Chambers&partners rates Yana Brutman, the leading partner of IP practice, among top recommended Russian IP lawyers.
We were the first in Russia to successfully get a trademark protection for the color
Audit of IP rights owned and used by the Moscow Metro and elaboration of the road map
Quarterly review of current IP legislation for JETRO
Copyright protection of a well-known Russian rock-band
Successful cancelation of a trademark, which owner sued our client for illegal use of the trademark
Successful cancelation of patents, which owner sued our client for illegal use of the patents
Protection of a trademark before an international arbitration center. The trademark has been illegally used in a domain name, which was programmed in a way that the domain owner kept on being changing every day
Elaboration of local documents on confidentiality and NDA for a known producer of cell phones
Representation of IP interests of a widely known grocery producer
Representation of IP interests of a widely known producer of equipment for garden and forest
Representation of IP interests of a widely known pharmaceutical company within anticounterfeit efforts
Registration and further protection of the ROMANOV trademark before the Chamber of patent disputes and the Court of intellectual rights.